P.S. 194 Countee Cullen

  • P.S. 194 Countee Cullen serves 231 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • P.S. 194 Countee Cullen placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • P.S. 194 Countee Cullen's student population of 231 students has grown by 34% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students231 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 194 Countee Cullen is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 194 Countee Cullen is 0.59, 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)
Overall School Rank#3968 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
40%
27%
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Black
50%
17%
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White
3%
43%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.590.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 5 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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