P.S. 17

P.S. 17 serves 427 students in grades Kindergarten-10.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% 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. 17 places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

P.S. 17's student population of 427 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 98 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-10
Total Students427 students
This chart display total students of P.S. 17 by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of P.S. 17
Total Classroom Teachers98 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of P.S. 17 by grade.

School Comparison

The diversity score of P.S. 17 is 0.58, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio4:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of P.S. 17 and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in P.S. 17 and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in P.S. 17 and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
53%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in P.S. 17 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
38%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in P.S. 17 and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
5%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in P.S. 17 and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in P.S. 17 and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 17. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.580.71
This chart display the diversity score of P.S. 17 and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in P.S. 17 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
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 17 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 NameNyc Special Schools - District 75 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 17 is Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Academy Of Public Relations (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bronx Academy Of Public Relations Math: 6% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 248 students
    0.0 miles
    778 Forest Ave
    Bronx, NY 10456
    (718) 665-8866
    0 6-8 248
  • Bronx Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 189 students
    0.0 miles
    778 Forest Ave
    Bronx, NY 10456
    (718) 402-2429
    0 9-12 189
  • Bronx South Bronx Academy For Applied Media Math: 12% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 249 students
    0.0 miles
    778 Forest Ave
    Bronx, NY 10456
    (718) 401-0059
    0 6-8 249
  • Bronx P.S. 157 Grove Hill Math: 32% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 646 students
    0.1 miles
    757 Cauldwell Ave
    Bronx, NY 10456
    (718) 292-5255
    0.1 PK-5 646
  • Bronx P.S. 130 Abram Stevens Hewitt Math: 27% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 496 students
    0.2 miles
    750 Prospect Ave
    Bronx, NY 10455
    (718) 665-0962
    0.2 PK-5 496

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