P.S. 226 Alfred De B Mason
P.S. 226 Alfred De B Mason serves 1,025 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
P.S. 226 Alfred De B Mason placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).
P.S. 226 Alfred De B Mason ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:
Percent Eligible For Free Lunch
P.S. 226 Alfred De B Mason's student population of 1,025 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
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Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
P.S. 226 Alfred De B Mason is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of P.S. 226 Alfred De B Mason is 0.69, 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 Data
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#2123 out of 4228 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
National School Lunch Program
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education
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