P.S. 6 West Farms
P.S. 6 West Farms places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 5%)
P.S. 6 West Farms's student population of 534 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||534 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||46 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
P.S. 6 West Farms 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. 6 West Farms is 0.38, 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 Data||This School||State Level (NY)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#4077 out of 4239 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1||13:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||New York City Geographic District #12 School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to P.S. 6 West Farms is Urban Assembly School For Wildlife Conservation (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is P.S. 214 (0.2 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Bronx Urban Assembly School For Wildlife Conservation Grades: 6-12 | 502 students
2024 Mohegan Ave
Bronx, NY 10460
(718) 823-4130 0.3 6-12 502
- Bronx Wings Academy Grades: 9-12 | 493 students
1122 E 180th St
Bronx, NY 10460
(718) 597-1751 0.3 9-12 493
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