P.S. 73 Bronx

  • P.S. 73 Bronx serves 732 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10% (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 12% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher 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. 73 Bronx's student population of 732 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students732 students
This chart display total students of P.S. 73 Bronx by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of P.S. 73 Bronx
Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of P.S. 73 Bronx by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of P.S. 73 Bronx by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#4092 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of P.S. 73 Bronx and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of P.S. 73 Bronx and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of P.S. 73 Bronx and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in P.S. 73 Bronx and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
73%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in P.S. 73 Bronx and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
26%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in P.S. 73 Bronx and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in P.S. 73 Bronx and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 73 Bronx.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.400.39
This chart display the diversity score of P.S. 73 Bronx and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in P.S. 73 Bronx and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 73 Bronx 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 # 9 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
When i came from my country i did not speak english but this school teached me a lat i know it was really hard but they steel help me this is why this is one of the amazing's place that i well never experiment or forgot in my life. The teacher's and every body else i have ever meet are so kind and respectful. I well never forgot ps73.
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5  
I went ot hie school i n the early 70's when Mr cooper was the principal and Ms Phyllis Kane was one of the most outstanding teacher. I ony have fond memories of the staff there.Cuddos to the professionals and student at P.S 73. Is Ms Kane still teaching there ? She was a true inspiratioal and caring soul.
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5  
I graduated in 1959 when it was a k-8 school. Loved it. Helped set up the library with Mrs. Godfrey when I was in the 5th Grade. "Give a cheer for dear old 73, the school for you and me."
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