P.S. 130 Hernando De Soto

  • P.S. 130 Hernando De Soto serves 959 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 87% (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 75% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

P.S. 130 Hernando De Soto places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • P.S. 130 Hernando De Soto's student population of 959 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students959 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 130 Hernando De Soto's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 130 Hernando De Soto is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. 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#879 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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Asian
89%
9%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
3%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 130 Hernando De Soto.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.210.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic # 2 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

  4.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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This school is great. I have been here for five years now, and I am going to graduate from the TAG class (Mr. Siu) this year. I am super excited that it is a blue ribbon school now. However, it wouldn't show up on this site....
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I went to this school(Class of 2013) and my childhood life was amazing there. Not only do you have to learn, but you also party.
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