P.S. 297 Abraham Stockton

  • P.S. 297 Abraham Stockton serves 244 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • P.S. 297 Abraham Stockton's student population of 244 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students244 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 297 Abraham Stockton's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 297 Abraham Stockton is 0.54, which is more 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#3496 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
55%
26%
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Black
40%
17%
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White
1%
44%
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Diversity Score0.540.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #14 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to P.S. 297 Abraham Stockton is P.S. 368 (0.1 miles away)
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