380 Genesee Ave
Staten Island, NY 10312
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 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 stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
1,036 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
69 teachers
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School Rankings

P.S. 42 Eltingville is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1703 out of 4228 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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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%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 1,036 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.41 (Btm 50%)

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