P.S. 163 Bath Beach

109 Bay 14th St
Brooklyn, NY 11214
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
P.S. 163 Bath Beach serves 626 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
P.S. 163 Bath Beach 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 55% (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 56% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

P.S. 163 Bath Beach places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

P.S. 163 Bath Beach's student population of 626 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students626 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of P.S. 163 Bath Beach
Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of P.S. 163 Bath Beach by grade.

School Comparison

P.S. 163 Bath Beach 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. 163 Bath Beach is 0.68, 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
#2062 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of P.S. 163 Bath Beach and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of P.S. 163 Bath Beach and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of P.S. 163 Bath Beach and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
31%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in P.S. 163 Bath Beach and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
36%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in P.S. 163 Bath Beach 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. 163 Bath Beach and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
32%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in P.S. 163 Bath Beach and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 163 Bath Beach. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.680.71
This chart display the diversity score of P.S. 163 Bath Beach and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in P.S. 163 Bath Beach 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
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 163 Bath Beach 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 #20 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 163 Bath Beach is New Utrecht High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is P.S. 229 Dyker (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 748 Brooklyn School For Global Scholars (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brooklyn P.S. 748 Brooklyn School For Global Scholars Math: 78% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 546 students
    0.0 miles
    1664 Benson Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11214
    (718) 382-3130
    0 K-5 546
  • Brooklyn P.S. 200 Benson School Math: 58% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,315 student
    0.4 miles
    1940 Benson Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11214
    (718) 236-5466
    0.4 PK-5 1,315
  • Brooklyn P.S. 229 Dyker Math: 73% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,249 student
    0.4 miles
    1400 Benson Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11228
    (718) 236-5447
    0.4 PK-8 1,249
  • Brooklyn New Utrecht High School Math: 92% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,560 students
    0.5 miles
    1601 80th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11214
    (718) 232-2500
    0.5 9-12 3,560
  • Brooklyn P.S. 204 Vince Lombardi Math: 78% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,178 student
    0.5 miles
    8101 15th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11228
    (718) 236-2906
    0.5 PK-5 1,178

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