P.S. 206 Jose Celso Barbosa

  • P.S. 206 Jose Celso Barbosa serves 465 students in grades 3-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (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 22% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • P.S. 206 Jose Celso Barbosa 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • P.S. 206 Jose Celso Barbosa's student population of 465 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-8
Total Students465 students
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Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 206 Jose Celso Barbosa 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 206 Jose Celso Barbosa is 0.50, 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 (16-17)#3643 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:113:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
65%
27%
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Black
28%
17%
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White
3%
43%
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Diversity Score0.500.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 4 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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