P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston

  • P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston serves 600 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston operates within the New York City Geographic #17 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 600 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students600 students
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender %P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Gender
Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by GradeP.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
Hispanic
10%
25%
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
87%
18%
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Black Students (2006-2015)
White
1%
45%
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston White Students (2006-2015)
Two or more races
2%
2%
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsP.S. 241 Emma L Johnston 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.
0.230.70
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston 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.
81%
45%
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston 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.
5%
6%
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic #17 School District's student population of 23,167 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
School District NameNew York City Geographic #17 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
2
Number of Students Managed23,167935
New York City Geographic #17 School District Students Managed (2005-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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