P.S. 16 Wakefield School (Closed 2018)

P.S. 16 Wakefield School served 637 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 96% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students637 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
12%
9%
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Hispanic
21%
27%
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Black
61%
17%
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White
4%
43%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.570.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
4%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #11 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to P.S. 16 Wakefield School is Yonkers Montessori Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 16 Wakefield (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bronx P.S. 16 Wakefield Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 358 students
    0.0 miles
    4550 Carpenter Ave
    Bronx, NY 10470
    (718) 324-1262
    0 PK-5 358
  • Bronx Matilda Avenue School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-2 | 124 students
    0.1 miles
    4520 Matilda Ave
    Bronx, NY 10470
    (718) 325-4360
    0.1 K-2 124
  • Yonkers Yonkers Montessori Academy Magnet School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 1,388 student
    0.6 miles
    160 Woodlawn Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10704
    (914) 376-8540
    0.6 PK-12 1,388
  • Bronx P.S. 19 Judith K Weiss Math: 62% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 511 students
    0.7 miles
    4318 Katonah Ave
    Bronx, NY 10470
    (718) 324-1924
    0.7 K-8 511
  • Bronx P.S. 87 Math: 33% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 587 students
    0.7 miles
    1935 Bussing Ave
    Bronx, NY 10466
    (718) 324-5188
    0.7 K-5 587
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