P.S. 38 Rosedale

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
135-21 241st St
Rosedale, NY 11422
(School attendance zone shown in map)
P.S. 38 Rosedale serves 269 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
P.S. 38 Rosedale placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

P.S. 38 Rosedale places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

P.S. 38 Rosedale's student population of 269 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students269 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of P.S. 38 Rosedale
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

P.S. 38 Rosedale 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. 38 Rosedale is 0.27, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#2300 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
10%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in P.S. 38 Rosedale and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
85%
17%
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White
2%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 38 Rosedale. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.270.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 38 Rosedale 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 NameNew York City Geographic District #29 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 38 Rosedale is Excelsior Preparatorty High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Gordon Parks School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rosedale Gordon Parks School
    Grades: PK-8 | 756 students
    0.3 miles
    233-15 Merrick Blvd
    Rosedale, NY 11422
    (718) 341-8280
    0.3 PK-8 756
  • Springfield Gardens P.S. 156 Laurelton
    Grades: PK-5 | 268 students
    0.5 miles
    229-02 137th Ave
    Springfield Gardens, NY 11413
    (718) 528-9173
    0.5 PK-5 268
  • Springfield Gardens Queens United Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 206 students
    0.5 miles
    229-02 137th Ave
    Springfield Gardens, NY 11413
    (718) 723-3501
    0.5 6-8 206
  • Rosedale Ps/ms 138 Sunrise
    Grades: PK-8 | 764 students
    0.8 miles
    251-11 Weller Ave
    Rosedale, NY 11422
    (929) 600-5777
    0.8 PK-8 764
  • Valley Stream Clearstream Avenue School
    Grades: K-6 | 380 students
    0.9 miles
    60 Clearstream Ave
    Valley Stream, NY 11580
    (516) 434-3553
    0.9 K-6 380

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