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 equal to the NY average of 15:1.
  • 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 600 students
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender % P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by Grade P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.23 is less than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY 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.
0.23 0.37
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 10% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #17 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
2
Number of Students Managed 23,167 935
New York City Geographic #17 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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