P.S. 52 Sheepshead Bay

  • P.S. 52 Sheepshead Bay serves 848 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 41% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • P.S. 52 Sheepshead Bay's student population of 848 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students848 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 52 Sheepshead Bay's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 52 Sheepshead Bay is 0.65, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#2286 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
14%
9%
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Hispanic
15%
26%
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Black
16%
17%
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White
54%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 52 Sheepshead Bay.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.650.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 52 Sheepshead Bay and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #22 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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