P.S. 85 Great Expectations
P.S. 85 Great Expectations 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. 85 Great Expectations's student population of 952 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 90 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||952 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||90 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
P.S. 85 Great Expectations 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. 85 Great Expectations is 0.43, 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
|#4052 out of 4239 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||11:1||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 #10 School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to P.S. 85 Great Expectations is Belmont Preparatory High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bronx Community Charter School (0.1 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Bronx Bronx Community Charter School Grades: K-8 | 513 students
3170 Webster Ave
Bronx, NY 10467
(718) 944-1400 0.1 K-8 513
- Bronx P.S. 209 Grades: PK-2 | 259 students
313 E 183rd St
Bronx, NY 10458
(718) 364-0085 0.2 PK-2 259
- Bronx Academy For Personal Leadership And Excellence Grades: 6-8 | 552 students
120 E 184th St
Bronx, NY 10468
(718) 220-3139 0.3 6-8 552
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