P.S. 42 Eltingville

380 Genesee Ave
Staten Island, NY 10312
(School attendance zone shown in map)
P.S. 42 Eltingville serves 1,036 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
P.S. 42 Eltingville placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

P.S. 42 Eltingville's student population of 1,036 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,036 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of P.S. 42 Eltingville
Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

P.S. 42 Eltingville is ranked within the top 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. 42 Eltingville is 0.41, 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
#1675 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
9%
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Hispanic
13%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
75%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.410.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 42 Eltingville 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 #31 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 42 Eltingville is P.S. 37 (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.S. 24 Myra S Barnes (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 32 Gifford School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Staten Island P.S. 32 Gifford School Math: 59% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 675 students
    0.8 miles
    32 Elverton Ave
    Staten Island, NY 10308
    (718) 984-1688
    0.8 PK-5 675
  • Staten Island P.S. 36 J C Drumgoole Math: 54% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 858 students
    0.9 miles
    255 Ionia Ave
    Staten Island, NY 10312
    (718) 984-1422
    0.9 PK-5 858
  • Staten Island P.S. 8 Shirlee Solomon Math: 79% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 602 students
    1.0 miles
    112 Lindenwood Rd
    Staten Island, NY 10308
    (718) 356-2800
    1 PK-5 602
  • Staten Island P.S. 55 Henry M Boehm Math: 61% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 602 students
    1.1 miles
    54 Osborne St
    Staten Island, NY 10312
    (718) 697-5200
    1.1 PK-5 602
  • Staten Island I.S. 24 Myra S Barnes Math: 44% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,264 student
    1.3 miles
    225 Cleveland Ave
    Staten Island, NY 10308
    (718) 982-4700
    1.3 6-8 1,264

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