P.S. 280 places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 10%)
P.S. 280's student population of 686 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-5|
|Total Students||686 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||45 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
P.S. 280 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. 280 is 0.19, 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
|#2738 out of 4239 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||15:1||13:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||New York City Geographic District #30 School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to P.S. 280 is Renaissance Charter School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.S. 227 Louis Armstrong (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 149 Christa Mcauliffe (0.1 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Jackson Heights P.S. 149 Christa Mcauliffe Grades: K-5 | 1,056 student
93-11 34th Ave
Jackson Heights, NY 11372
(718) 898-3630 0.1 K-5 1,056
- East Elmhurst P.S. 228 Early Childhood Magnet School For The Arts Grades: PK-2 | 313 students
32-63 93rd St
East Elmhurst, NY 11369
(718) 899-5799 0.2 PK-2 313
- East Elmhurst I.S. 227 Louis Armstrong Grades: 5-8 | 1,583 student
32-02 Junction Blvd
East Elmhurst, NY 11369
(718) 335-7500 0.3 5-8 1,583
- Corona P.S. 92 Harry T Stewart Senior Grades: PK-5 | 920 students
99-01 34th Ave
Corona, NY 11368
(718) 533-1013 0.3 PK-5 920
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