P.S. 527 East Side School For Social Action

323 E 91st St
New York, NY 10128
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
P.S. 527 East Side School For Social Action serves 384 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
P.S. 527 East Side School For Social Action placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) 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 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

P.S. 527 East Side School For Social Action ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

P.S. 527 East Side School For Social Action's student population of 384 students has grown by 66% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 75% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students384 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Rankings

P.S. 527 East Side School For Social Action is ranked within the top 20% 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. 527 East Side School For Social Action is 0.64, 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
#655 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
10%
9%
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Hispanic
17%
27%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
56%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
12%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.640.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 527 East Side School For Social Action is Life Sciences Secondary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is East Side Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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