P.S. 51

87-45 117th St
Richmond Hill, NY 11418
(School attendance zone shown in map)
P.S. 51 serves 250 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

P.S. 51's student population of 250 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students250 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of P.S. 51 is 0.70, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
27%
9%
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Hispanic
45%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
16%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 51. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.700.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 51 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 #27 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 51 is Richmond Hill High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Junior High School 210 Elizabeth Blackwell (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 56 Harry Eichler (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Richmond Hill P.S. 56 Harry Eichler
    Grades: 2-5 | 384 students
    0.2 miles
    86-10 114th St
    Richmond Hill, NY 11418
    (718) 441-4448
    0.2 2-5 384
  • Richmond Hill Richmond Hill High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,670 student
    0.2 miles
    89-30 114th St
    Richmond Hill, NY 11418
    (718) 846-3335
    0.2 9-12 1,670
  • Richmond Hill Epic High School North
    Grades: 9-12 | 386 students
    0.4 miles
    94-25 117th St
    Richmond Hill, NY 11418
    (718) 570-8230
    0.4 9-12 386
  • Richmond Hill P.S. 90 Horace Mann
    Grades: PK-5 | 852 students
    0.4 miles
    86-50 109th St
    Richmond Hill, NY 11418
    (718) 847-3370
    0.4 PK-5 852
  • Richmond Hill P.S. 54 Hillside
    Grades: K-5 | 565 students
    0.5 miles
    86-02 127th St
    Richmond Hill, NY 11418
    (718) 849-0962
    0.5 K-5 565

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