P.S. 254-rosa Parks School

84-40 101st St
Richmond Hill, NY 11418
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
P.S. 254-rosa Parks School serves 647 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
P.S. 254-rosa Parks School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

P.S. 254-rosa Parks School's student population of 647 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students647 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

P.S. 254-rosa Parks School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of P.S. 254-rosa Parks School is 0.43, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#2605 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
12%
9%
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Hispanic
74%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
9%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.430.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 254-rosa Parks School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #27 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 254-rosa Parks School is High Sch-construction Trades Engineering & Architecture (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is P.S. 233 (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 66 Jacqueline Kennedy-onassis (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Richmond Hill P.S. 66 Jacqueline Kennedy-onassis Math: 51% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 496 students
    0.1 miles
    85-11 102nd St
    Richmond Hill, NY 11418
    (718) 849-0184
    0.1 PK-5 496
  • Woodhaven New York City Academy For Discovery Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 419 students
    0.4 miles
    95-16 89th Ave
    Woodhaven, NY 11421
    (718) 441-2165
    0.4 PK-5 419
  • Richmond Hill P.S. 273 Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 340 students
    0.4 miles
    88-07 102nd St
    Richmond Hill, NY 11418
    (718) 286-8300
    0.4 PK-5 340
  • Woodhaven P.S. 60 Woodhaven Math: 67% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,175 student
    0.5 miles
    91-02 88th Ave
    Woodhaven, NY 11421
    (718) 441-5046
    0.5 PK-5 1,175
  • Richmond Hill P.S. 90 Horace Mann Math: 47% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 852 students
    0.5 miles
    86-50 109th St
    Richmond Hill, NY 11418
    (718) 847-3370
    0.5 PK-5 852

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