P.S. 124 Yung Wing

  • P.S. 124 Yung Wing serves 781 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 84% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • P.S. 124 Yung Wing placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

P.S. 124 Yung Wing places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • P.S. 124 Yung Wing's student population of 781 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students781 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 124 Yung Wing is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 124 Yung Wing is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#928 out of 4239 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of P.S. 124 Yung Wing and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of P.S. 124 Yung Wing and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of P.S. 124 Yung Wing and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
95%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in P.S. 124 Yung Wing and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in P.S. 124 Yung Wing and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in P.S. 124 Yung Wing and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
1%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in P.S. 124 Yung Wing and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 124 Yung Wing.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.100.71
This chart display the diversity score of P.S. 124 Yung Wing and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in P.S. 124 Yung Wing and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 124 Yung Wing and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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