P.S. 153 Maspeth Elementary School

60-02 60th Ln
Maspeth, NY 11378
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
P.S. 153 Maspeth Elementary School serves 1,211 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
P.S. 153 Maspeth Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

P.S. 153 Maspeth Elementary School's student population of 1,211 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students1,211 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

P.S. 153 Maspeth Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of P.S. 153 Maspeth Elementary School is 0.62, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1818 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
10%
9%
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Hispanic
44%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in P.S. 153 Maspeth Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in P.S. 153 Maspeth Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
43%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.620.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in P.S. 153 Maspeth Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 153 Maspeth Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #24 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 153 Maspeth Elementary School is Grover Cleveland High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is P.S. 9 (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 71 Forest (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ridgewood P.S. 71 Forest Math: 37% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 757 students
    0.4 miles
    62-85 Forest Ave
    Ridgewood, NY 11385
    (718) 821-7772
    0.4 PK-5 757
  • Ridgewood Grover Cleveland High School Math: 80% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,751 student
    0.5 miles
    21-27 Himrod St
    Ridgewood, NY 11385
    (718) 381-9600
    0.5 9-12 1,751
  • Maspeth P.S. 9 Special Education School
    Grades: K-8 | 625 students
    0.5 miles
    58-74 57th St
    Maspeth, NY 11378
    (718) 456-7105
    0.5 K-8 625
  • Ridgewood I.S. 93 Ridgewood Math: 35% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,094 student
    0.7 miles
    66-56 Forest Ave
    Ridgewood, NY 11385
    (718) 821-4882
    0.7 6-8 1,094
  • Ridgewood Learners And Leaders Math: 57% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 617 students
    0.9 miles
    378 Seneca Ave
    Ridgewood, NY 11385
    (718) 366-1061
    0.9 PK-5 617

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