P.S. 54 Hillside

  • P.S. 54 Hillside serves 574 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (which is lower 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 37% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • P.S. 54 Hillside's student population of 574 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students574 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 54 Hillside's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 54 Hillside is 0.63, 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#3339 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
33%
9%
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Hispanic
51%
26%
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Black
8%
17%
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White
1%
44%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.630.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #28 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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