4318 Katonah Ave
Bronx, NY 10470
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
P.S. 19 Judith K Weiss serves 511 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
P.S. 19 Judith K Weiss placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

P.S. 19 Judith K Weiss's student population of 511 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
511 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

P.S. 19 Judith K Weiss is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of P.S. 19 Judith K Weiss 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 Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1718 out of 4228 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of P.S. 19 Judith K Weiss and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of P.S. 19 Judith K Weiss and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
28%
27%
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Black
7%
17%
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White
60%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.56
This chart display the diversity score of P.S. 19 Judith K Weiss and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in P.S. 19 Judith K Weiss 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
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 19 Judith K Weiss 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 511 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 30%)

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