P.S. 205 Alexander Graham Bell

  • P.S. 205 Alexander Graham Bell serves 321 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher 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 75-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • P.S. 205 Alexander Graham Bell's student population of 321 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students321 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 205 Alexander Graham Bell's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 205 Alexander Graham Bell is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. 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#938 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
43%
9%
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Hispanic
20%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
32%
44%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.680.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #26 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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