P.S. 208 Alain L Locke

  • P.S. 208 Alain L Locke serves 126 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.

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School Overview

  • P.S. 208 Alain L Locke's student population of 126 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students126 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 208 Alain L Locke's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 208 Alain L Locke is 0.53, 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#3707 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
35%
26%
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Black
59%
17%
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White
n/a
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in P.S. 208 Alain L Locke and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 208 Alain L Locke.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.530.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic # 3 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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