P.S. 48 Mapleton

6015 18th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
P.S. 48 Mapleton serves 593 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
P.S. 48 Mapleton 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (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 49% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

P.S. 48 Mapleton places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

P.S. 48 Mapleton's student population of 593 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students593 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of P.S. 48 Mapleton
Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of P.S. 48 Mapleton by grade.

School Comparison

P.S. 48 Mapleton 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. 48 Mapleton is 0.67, 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
#2258 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of P.S. 48 Mapleton and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of P.S. 48 Mapleton and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in P.S. 48 Mapleton and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
44%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in P.S. 48 Mapleton and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
29%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in P.S. 48 Mapleton and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in P.S. 48 Mapleton and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
25%
43%
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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. 48 Mapleton. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.670.71
This chart display the diversity score of P.S. 48 Mapleton and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in P.S. 48 Mapleton 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. 48 Mapleton 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 #20 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 48 Mapleton is Franklin Delano Roosevelt High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Junior High School 227 Edward B Shallow (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brooklyn Franklin Delano Roosevelt High School Math: 91% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,039 students
    0.3 miles
    5800 20th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11204
    (718) 621-8800
    0.3 9-12 3,039
  • Brooklyn Junior High School 227 Edward B Shallow Math: 44% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,499 student
    0.4 miles
    6500 16th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11204
    (718) 256-8218
    0.4 6-8 1,499
  • Brooklyn P.S. 231 Special Education School
    Grades: K-8 | 350 students
    0.4 miles
    5601 16th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11204
    (718) 853-1884
    0.4 K-8 350
  • Brooklyn Seeall Academy Math: 62% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,129 student
    0.4 miles
    5601 16th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11204
    (718) 851-8070
    0.4 PK-8 1,129
  • Brooklyn P.S. 121 Nelson A Rockefeller Magnet School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 334 students
    0.5 miles
    5301 20th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11204
    (718) 377-8845
    0.5 K-8 334

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