P.S. 178 Saint Clair Mckelway

  • P.S. 178 Saint Clair Mckelway serves 362 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • P.S. 178 Saint Clair Mckelway's student population of 362 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students362 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 178 Saint Clair Mckelway's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 178 Saint Clair Mckelway is 0.43, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#3244 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
20%
26%
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Black
73%
17%
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White
5%
44%
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Diversity Score0.430.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #23 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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