5105 Fort Hamilton Pkwy
Brooklyn, NY 11219
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
P.S. 160 William T Sampson serves 1,278 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
P.S. 160 William T Sampson 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

P.S. 160 William T Sampson's student population of 1,278 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,278 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
96 teachers
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School Rankings

P.S. 160 William T Sampson is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of P.S. 160 William T Sampson is 0.24, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1236 out of 4228 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
87%
9%
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Hispanic
8%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
4%
43%
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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
0.24
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in P.S. 160 William T Sampson 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 (12-13)
7%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 1,278 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24 (Btm 50%)

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