P.S. 212

  • P.S. 212 serves 504 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the NY average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • P.S. 212 operates within the New York City Geographic #12 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 504 students has grown by 17% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 29% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students504 students
P.S. 212 Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender %P.S. 212 Gender
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
P.S. 212 Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by GradeP.S. 212 Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
P.S. 212 Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
P.S. 212 American Indian Students (2011-2015)
Asian
1%
9%
P.S. 212 Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
61%
25%
P.S. 212 Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
37%
18%
P.S. 212 Black Students (2006-2015)
White
n/a
45%
P.S. 212 White Students (2006-2014)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
P.S. 212 Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic GroupsP.S. 212 All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.500.70
P.S. 212 Diversity Score (2006-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
90%
45%
P.S. 212 Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
6%
P.S. 212 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic #12 School District's student population of 23,936 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District NameNew York City Geographic #12 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
2
Number of Students Managed23,936935
New York City Geographic #12 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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