P.S. 20 Port Richmond

  • P.S. 20 Port Richmond serves 477 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20% (which is lower 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 25% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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P.S. 20 Port Richmond places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • P.S. 20 Port Richmond's student population of 477 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students477 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 20 Port Richmond's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 20 Port Richmond is 0.37, 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#4038 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of P.S. 20 Port Richmond 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
78%
26%
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Black
15%
17%
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White
6%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 20 Port Richmond.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.370.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #31 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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