P.S. 184 Shuang Wen

  • P.S. 184 Shuang Wen serves 672 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 79% (which is higher 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 65% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • P.S. 184 Shuang Wen 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • P.S. 184 Shuang Wen's student population of 672 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students672 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 184 Shuang Wen is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 184 Shuang Wen is 0.49, 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#1068 out of 4239 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
70%
9%
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Hispanic
12%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
9%
44%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 184 Shuang Wen.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.490.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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