6006 23rd Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
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).

Top Rankings

P.S. 226 Alfred De B Mason ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

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.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,025 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
74 teachers
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School Rankings

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
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#2123 out of 4228 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
30%
9%
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Hispanic
30%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
37%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 1,025 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69 (Top 10%)

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