P.S. 135 Sheldon A Brookner

  • P.S. 135 Sheldon A Brookner serves 669 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • P.S. 135 Sheldon A Brookner operates within the New York City Geographic #18 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 669 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students669 students
P.S. 135 Sheldon A Brookner Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender %P.S. 135 Sheldon A Brookner Gender
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
P.S. 135 Sheldon A Brookner Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by GradeP.S. 135 Sheldon A Brookner Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
P.S. 135 Sheldon A Brookner Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
Asian
n/a
9%
P.S. 135 Sheldon A Brookner Asian Students (2010-2011)
Hispanic
8%
25%
P.S. 135 Sheldon A Brookner Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
90%
18%
P.S. 135 Sheldon A Brookner Black Students (2006-2015)
White
2%
45%
P.S. 135 Sheldon A Brookner White Students (2006-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsP.S. 135 Sheldon A Brookner All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.190.70
P.S. 135 Sheldon A Brookner Diversity Score (2006-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
81%
45%
P.S. 135 Sheldon A Brookner Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
P.S. 135 Sheldon A Brookner Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2015)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic #18 School District's student population of 16,431 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District NameNew York City Geographic #18 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
2
Number of Students Managed16,431935
New York City Geographic #18 School District Students Managed (2005-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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