P.S. 20 Port Richmond
P.S. 20 Port Richmond places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 5%)
- Student Attention Lowest teacher:student ratio (Top 20%)
P.S. 20 Port Richmond's student population of 455 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-5|
|Total Students||455 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||44 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
P.S. 20 Port Richmond 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 diversity score of P.S. 20 Port Richmond is 0.40, 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
|#3554 out of 4239 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1||13:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||New York City Geographic District #31 School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to P.S. 20 Port Richmond is Port Richmond High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is New World Preparatory Charter School (0.3 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Staten Island New World Preparatory Charter School Grades: 6-8 | 379 students
26 Shape Ave
Staten Island, NY 10302
(718) 705-8900 0.3 6-8 379
- Staten Island P.S. 18 John G Whittier Grades: PK-5 | 568 students
Staten Island, NY 10310
(718) 442-0216 0.8 PK-5 568
- Staten Island P.S. 21 Margaret Emery-elm Park Grades: K-5 | 364 students
168 Hooker Pl
Staten Island, NY 10302
(718) 816-3300 0.8 K-5 364
Jay McDowell, a public school teacher in Howell, evicted a student for making anti-homosexual comments, but now the instructor faces suspension. Learn about the national controversy that involves this local Michigan teacher.
A six-year old in Aurora, Colorado, was suspended after singing an LMFAO song to a little girl in his class and reportedly “shaking his booty.” We look at the case and the sexual harassment problem in public schools today.
After playing rapper Macklemore's "Same Love" pro-gay rights rap song in class, a Michigan teacher was suspended with no pay. We explore the controversy.