P.S. 52 Sheepshead Bay

2675 E 29th St
Brooklyn, NY 11235
(School attendance zone shown in map)
P.S. 52 Sheepshead Bay serves 817 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
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 48% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
P.S. 52 Sheepshead Bay 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 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

P.S. 52 Sheepshead Bay places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

P.S. 52 Sheepshead Bay's student population of 817 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students817 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

P.S. 52 Sheepshead Bay 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. 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#2270 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
17%
9%
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Hispanic
14%
27%
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Black
15%
17%
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White
53%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.650.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #22 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to P.S. 52 Sheepshead Bay is P.S. 811 Connie Lekas School (0.3 miles away)
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