P.S. 262 El Hajj Malik El Shabazz Elementary School

  • P.S. 262 El Hajj Malik El Shabazz Elementary School serves 387 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • P.S. 262 El Hajj Malik El Shabazz Elementary School's student population of 387 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students387 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 262 El Hajj Malik El Shabazz Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 262 El Hajj Malik El Shabazz Elementary School is 0.28, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#3603 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
12%
26%
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Black
84%
17%
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White
3%
44%
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Diversity Score0.280.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #16 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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