P.S. 139 Alexine A Fenty

  • P.S. 139 Alexine A Fenty serves 970 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (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 32% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) 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 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

P.S. 139 Alexine A Fenty places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • P.S. 139 Alexine A Fenty's student population of 970 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students970 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 139 Alexine A Fenty's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 139 Alexine A Fenty is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. 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#2910 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
17%
9%
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Hispanic
41%
26%
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Black
29%
17%
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White
10%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.720.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #22 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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