P.S. 188

P.S. 188 serves 457 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% 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. 188 places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

P.S. 188's student population of 457 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 102 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students457 students
This chart display total students of P.S. 188 by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of P.S. 188
Total Classroom Teachers102 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of P.S. 188 by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of P.S. 188 by grade.

School Comparison

The diversity score of P.S. 188 is 0.56, 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. 188 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. 188 and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in P.S. 188 and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
55%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in P.S. 188 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. 188 and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
4%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in P.S. 188 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%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in P.S. 188 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. 188. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.560.71
This chart display the diversity score of P.S. 188 and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in P.S. 188 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 (11-12)
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 188 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2011-12 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. 188 is High School For Energy And Technology (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Frederick Douglass Academy V Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 32 Belmont (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bronx P.S. 32 Belmont Math: 15% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 827 students
    0.1 miles
    690 E 183rd St
    Bronx, NY 10458
    (718) 584-3645
    0.1 PK-5 827
  • Bronx Frederick Douglass Academy V Middle School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 225 students
    0.3 miles
    2111 Crotona Ave
    Bronx, NY 10457
    (718) 561-1617
    0.3 6-8 225
  • Bronx High School For Energy And Technology Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 406 students
    0.3 miles
    2474 Crotona Ave
    Bronx, NY 10458
    (718) 733-3080
    0.3 9-12 406
  • Bronx P.S. 57 Crescent Math: 24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 510 students
    0.3 miles
    2111 Crotona Ave
    Bronx, NY 10457
    (718) 367-9446
    0.3 PK-5 510
  • Bronx Bronx Academy For Software Engineering (base) Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 429 students
    0.4 miles
    2474 Crotona Ave
    Bronx, NY 10458
    (718) 733-6024
    0.4 9-12 429

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