200 Adelaide Ave
Staten Island, NY 10306
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
P.S. 50 Frank Hankinson serves 773 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
P.S. 50 Frank Hankinson placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 83% (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 79% (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 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

P.S. 50 Frank Hankinson ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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School Overview

P.S. 50 Frank Hankinson's student population of 773 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
773 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

P.S. 50 Frank Hankinson is ranked within the top 30% 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. 50 Frank Hankinson is 0.50, 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
#859 out of 4228 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of P.S. 50 Frank Hankinson 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
9%
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Hispanic
15%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
68%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
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: 773 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 83% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50 (Top 50%)

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