P.S. 75 Emily Dickinson

  • P.S. 75 Emily Dickinson serves 572 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is equal to the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 47% (which is equal to the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% 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. 75 Emily Dickinson's student population of 572 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 34% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students572 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 75 Emily Dickinson's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 75 Emily Dickinson is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. 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#2383 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
55%
26%
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Black
24%
17%
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White
16%
44%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 75 Emily Dickinson.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.620.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT # 3 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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