P.S. 138

  • P.S. 138 serves 681 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the NY average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • P.S. 138 operates within the New York City Geographic #17 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 681 students has declined by 22% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students681 students
P.S. 138 Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender %P.S. 138 Gender
Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
P.S. 138 Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by GradeP.S. 138 Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
P.S. 138 Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
Asian
1%
9%
P.S. 138 Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
9%
25%
P.S. 138 Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
87%
18%
P.S. 138 Black Students (2006-2015)
White
3%
45%
P.S. 138 White Students (2006-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
P.S. 138 Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic GroupsP.S. 138 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.
0.240.37
P.S. 138 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.
84%
45%
P.S. 138 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.
3%
6%
P.S. 138 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic #17 School District's student population of 23,167 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
School District NameNew York City Geographic #17 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
2
Number of Students Managed23,167935
New York City Geographic #17 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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