P.S. 132 Ralph Bunche

  • P.S. 132 Ralph Bunche serves 387 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower 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 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • P.S. 132 Ralph Bunche's student population of 387 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students387 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 132 Ralph Bunche's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 132 Ralph Bunche is 0.15, 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#2500 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
92%
17%
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White
1%
44%
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Diversity Score0.150.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #29 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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