P.S. 5 Dr Ronald Mcnair

  • P.S. 5 Dr Ronald Mcnair serves 209 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower 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 45-49% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • P.S. 5 Dr Ronald Mcnair 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 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.

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School Overview

  • P.S. 5 Dr Ronald Mcnair's student population of 209 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students209 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 5 Dr Ronald Mcnair 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 5 Dr Ronald Mcnair is 0.28, 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#2776 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
16%
26%
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Black
79%
17%
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White
3%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.280.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 5 Dr Ronald Mcnair 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 #16 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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