P.S. 16 Wakefield School (Closed 2021)

P.S. 16 Wakefield School served 637 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was higher than the New York state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 96% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
637 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
12%
10%
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Hispanic
21%
28%
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Black
61%
17%
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White
4%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 16 Wakefield School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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