219 E 109th St
New York, NY 10029
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
P.S. 83 Luis Munoz Rivera serves 433 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
P.S. 83 Luis Munoz Rivera placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

P.S. 83 Luis Munoz Rivera ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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School Overview

P.S. 83 Luis Munoz Rivera's student population of 433 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
433 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

P.S. 83 Luis Munoz Rivera is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of P.S. 83 Luis Munoz Rivera is 0.56, 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
#2051 out of 4228 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
11%
9%
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Hispanic
63%
27%
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Black
18%
17%
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White
5%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 433 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 50%)

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