P.S. 80 Thurgood Marshall Magnet Of Multimedia

171-05 137th Ave
Jamaica, NY 11434
(School attendance zone shown in map)
P.S. 80 Thurgood Marshall Magnet Of Multimedia serves 519 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower 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 35% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
P.S. 80 Thurgood Marshall Magnet Of Multimedia placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

P.S. 80 Thurgood Marshall Magnet Of Multimedia's student population of 519 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students519 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

P.S. 80 Thurgood Marshall Magnet Of Multimedia 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. 80 Thurgood Marshall Magnet Of Multimedia is 0.27, 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
#3300 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
8%
27%
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Black
85%
17%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.270.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #28 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 80 Thurgood Marshall Magnet Of Multimedia is York Early College Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 (0.4 miles away)
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