P.S. 144 Col Jeromus Remsen

  • P.S. 144 Col Jeromus Remsen serves 896 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (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 64% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • P.S. 144 Col Jeromus Remsen placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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P.S. 144 Col Jeromus Remsen places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • P.S. 144 Col Jeromus Remsen's student population of 896 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students896 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 144 Col Jeromus Remsen is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 144 Col Jeromus Remsen is 0.71, which is equal to 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#1243 out of 4239 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
37%
9%
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Hispanic
18%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
35%
44%
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Two or more races
8%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 144 Col Jeromus Remsen.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.710.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #28 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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