P.S. 170

  • P.S. 170 serves 283 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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P.S. 170 places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • P.S. 170's student population of 283 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students283 students
This chart display total students of P.S. 170 by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of P.S. 170
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of P.S. 170 by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of P.S. 170 by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of P.S. 170 and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in P.S. 170 and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in P.S. 170 and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
70%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in P.S. 170 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
26%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in P.S. 170 and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in P.S. 170 and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 170.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.450.39
This chart display the diversity score of P.S. 170 and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in P.S. 170 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 170 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT # 9 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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