P.S. 89 Cypress Hills

265 Warwick St
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
P.S. 89 Cypress Hills serves 458 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
P.S. 89 Cypress Hills 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (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 22% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

P.S. 89 Cypress Hills places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

P.S. 89 Cypress Hills's student population of 458 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students458 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of P.S. 89 Cypress Hills
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of P.S. 89 Cypress Hills by grade.

School Comparison

P.S. 89 Cypress Hills 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. 89 Cypress Hills is 0.10, 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
#4024 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of P.S. 89 Cypress Hills 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in P.S. 89 Cypress Hills and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
95%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in P.S. 89 Cypress Hills and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
3%
17%
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White
n/a
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.100.71
This chart display the diversity score of P.S. 89 Cypress Hills and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in P.S. 89 Cypress Hills and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 89 Cypress Hills and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #19 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 89 Cypress Hills is Transit Technical Career And Technical Education High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Achievement First Apollo Charter School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brooklyn Achievement First Apollo Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 849 students
    0.0 miles
    350 Linwood St
    Brooklyn, NY 11208
    (347) 471-2620
    0 K-8 849
  • Brooklyn Liberty Avenue Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 462 students
    0.0 miles
    350 Linwood St
    Brooklyn, NY 11208
    (718) 647-1301
    0 6-8 462
  • Brooklyn Vista Academy Math: 34% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 438 students
    0.0 miles
    350 Linwood St
    Brooklyn, NY 11208
    (718) 647-0913
    0 6-8 438
  • Brooklyn P.S. 345 Patrolman Robert Bolden Math: 30% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 536 students
    0.2 miles
    111 Berriman St
    Brooklyn, NY 11208
    (718) 647-8387
    0.2 PK-5 536
  • Brooklyn P.S. 108 Sal Abbracciamento Math: 53% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 960 students
    0.3 miles
    200 Linwood St
    Brooklyn, NY 11208
    (718) 277-7010
    0.3 PK-5 960

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