P.S. 308 Clara Cardwell

  • P.S. 308 Clara Cardwell serves 326 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 3% (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 15% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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P.S. 308 Clara Cardwell places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • P.S. 308 Clara Cardwell's student population of 326 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students326 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 308 Clara Cardwell's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 308 Clara Cardwell is 0.40, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. 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#4148 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
3%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of P.S. 308 Clara Cardwell and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
20%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in P.S. 308 Clara Cardwell and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
75%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in P.S. 308 Clara Cardwell and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 308 Clara Cardwell.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.400.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 308 Clara Cardwell and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #16 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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