P.S. 224

  • P.S. 224 serves 416 students in grades Prekindergarten-9.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

P.S. 224 places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • P.S. 224's student population of 416 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 88 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-9
Total Students416 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of P.S. 224
Total Classroom Teachers88 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of P.S. 224 by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio5:114:1
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American Indian
9%
1%
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Asian
20%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in P.S. 224 and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
31%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in P.S. 224 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
25%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in P.S. 224 and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
13%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in P.S. 224 and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 224.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.780.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 224 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNYC SPECIAL SCHOOLS - DISTRICT 75 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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    0.0 miles
    252-12 72nd Ave
    Bellerose, NY 11426
    (718)831-4021
    0.0 PK-5 389
  • Bellerose New York City Children's Center Alternative School
    Grades: 1-11 | 69 students
    0.4 miles
    74-03 Commonwealth Blvd
    Bellerose, NY 11426
    (718)264-4500
    0.4 1-11 69
  • Bellerose Ps/is 208
    Grades: K-8 | 737 students
    0.4 miles
    74-30 Commonwlth Blvd
    Bellerose, NY 11426
    (718)468-6420
    0.4 K-8 737
  • Little Neck P.S. 811 Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 419 students
    0.6 miles
    61-25 Marathon Pkwy
    Little Neck, NY 11362
    (718)224-8060
    0.6 K-12 419
  • Glen Oaks Irwin Altman Middle School 172
    Grades: 6-8 | 990 students
    0.7 miles
    81-14 257th St
    Glen Oaks, NY 11004
    (718)831-4000
    0.7 6-8 990

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