P.S. 37

P.S. 37 serves 388 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

P.S. 37's student population of 388 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students388 students
This chart display total students of P.S. 37 by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of P.S. 37
Total Classroom Teachers78 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of P.S. 37 by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of P.S. 37 by grade.

School Comparison

The diversity score of P.S. 37 is 0.68, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio5:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of P.S. 37 and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in P.S. 37 and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
30%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in P.S. 37 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
16%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in P.S. 37 and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
46%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in P.S. 37 and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in P.S. 37 and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 37. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.680.71
This chart display the diversity score of P.S. 37 and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in P.S. 37 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 37 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 NameNyc Special Schools - District 75 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 37 is Csi High School For International Studies (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Marsh Avenue School For Expeditionary Learning (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 32 Gifford School (0.6 miles away)
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School Reviews

  1.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
1  
Teachers are great and caring. It's the rest of the staff that is a nightmare. Even during covid they have to start some drama. Parents beware. You will lose sleep and develop ulcers.
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This school is run by idiots. Teachers are burnt out and need to retire to allow caring people to help these kids.
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