P.S. 40 (Closed 2005)

P.S. 40 served 237 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Minority enrollment was 61% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students237 students
This chart display total students of P.S. 40 by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers (02-03)19 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of P.S. 40 by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of P.S. 40 by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2004-2005 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Student : Teacher Ration/a13:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of P.S. 40 and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in P.S. 40 and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in P.S. 40 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Black
53%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in P.S. 40 and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
White
39%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in P.S. 40 and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 40. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.570.71
This chart display the diversity score of P.S. 40 and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (02-03)
66%
13%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in P.S. 40 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (02-03)
22%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 40 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBuffalo City School District
Source: 2004-2005 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 40 is Alternative High School At 4 (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Harriet Ross Tubman Academy (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buffalo Harriet Ross Tubman Academy Math: 11% | Reading: 8%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 503 students
    0.6 miles
    212 Stanton St
    Buffalo, NY 14212
    (716) 816-3780
    0.6 PK-8 503
  • Buffalo Bilingual Center Math: 11% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 495 students
    0.9 miles
    157 Elk St
    Buffalo, NY 14210
    (716) 816-4783
    0.9 PK-8 495
  • Buffalo Bennett Park Montessori School Math: 15% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 750 students
    1.0 miles
    342 Clinton St
    Buffalo, NY 14204
    (716) 816-4603
    1 PK-8 750
  • Buffalo Buffalo Elementary School Of Technology Math: 14% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 598 students
    1.0 miles
    414 S Division St
    Buffalo, NY 14204
    (716) 816-3767
    1 PK-8 598
  • Buffalo Southside Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,094 student
    1.1 miles
    430 Southside Pkwy
    Buffalo, NY 14210
    (716) 816-4818
    1.1 PK-8 1,094
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