P.S. 2 Alfred Zimberg

75-10 21st Ave
East Elmhurst, NY 11370
(School attendance zone shown in map)
P.S. 2 Alfred Zimberg serves 565 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher 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 66% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
P.S. 2 Alfred Zimberg 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

P.S. 2 Alfred Zimberg places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

P.S. 2 Alfred Zimberg's student population of 565 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students565 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

P.S. 2 Alfred Zimberg is ranked within the top 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 diversity score of P.S. 2 Alfred Zimberg is 0.67, 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 Testing Rank
#1401 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
19%
9%
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Hispanic
37%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
40%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.670.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 2 Alfred Zimberg 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #30 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to P.S. 2 Alfred Zimberg is Rose M Singer Center (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 84 Steinway (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • East Elmhurst Rose M Singer Center Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12 | 217 students
    0.2 miles
    19-19 Hazen St
    East Elmhurst, NY 11370
    (718) 546-7450
    0.2 8-12 217
  • Astoria P.S. 84 Steinway
    Grades: PK-5 | 271 students
    0.6 miles
    22-45 41st St
    Astoria, NY 11105
    (718) 278-1915
    0.6 PK-5 271
  • Astoria I.S. 141 Steinway
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,111 student
    0.7 miles
    37-11 21st Ave
    Astoria, NY 11105
    (718) 278-6403
    0.7 6-8 1,111
  • Jackson Heights I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,696 student
    1.1 miles
    33-34 80th St
    Jackson Heights, NY 11372
    (718) 457-1242
    1.1 6-8 1,696
  • East Elmhurst P.S. 148
    Grades: PK-5 | 915 students
    1.1 miles
    89-02 32nd Ave
    East Elmhurst, NY 11369
    (718) 898-8181
    1.1 PK-5 915

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