P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School

  • P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School serves 843 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School operates within the New York City Geographic #10 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 843 students has grown by 14% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 843 students
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender % P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by Grade P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
American Indian
2%
1%
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School American Indian Students (2011-2015)
Asian
n/a
9%
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
83%
25%
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
15%
18%
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Black Students (2006-2015)
White
n/a
45%
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School White Students (2006-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.29 0.37
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Diversity Score (2006-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
83%
45%
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic #10 School District's student population of 53,813 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #10 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
83
2
Number of Students Managed 53,813 935
New York City Geographic #10 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BronxP.S. 209
    Grades: PK-2 | 257 students
    0.1 miles
    313 E 183rd St
    BronxNY 10458
    (718)364-0085
    0.1PK-2257
  • BronxAcademy For Personal Leadership And Excellence
    Grades: 6-8 | 409 students
    0.2 miles
    120 E 184th St
    BronxNY 10468
    (718)220-3139
    0.26-8409
  • BronxAngelo Patri Middle School (the)
    Grades: 6-8 | 505 students
    0.2 miles
    2225 Webster Ave
    BronxNY 10457
    (718)584-1295
    0.26-8505
  • BronxBronx Community Charter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 352 students
    0.2 miles
    3170 Webster Ave
    BronxNY 10467
    (718)944-1400
    0.2KG-5352
  • BronxEast Fordham Academy For The Arts
    Grades: 6-8 | 363 students
    0.2 miles
    120 E 184th St
    BronxNY 10468
    (718)220-4185
    0.26-8363

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  10/31/2011
my son is learing alot. he likes his school and the teacher
- Posted by
5  7/14/2009
This is a pretty good School, my daughter has learned alot in one year. The teachers took their time to explain the work and made sure she understood the work before moving on to the next subject.
- Posted by

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
July 12, 2017
Learn whether a year round attendance schedule or traditional schedule may be more appropriate for your child.
July 12, 2017
It is helpful to know the issues involved when considering public versus private schools. More about these considerations here.
July 02, 2017
Should sixth graders be placed in elementary or middle school? We explore the pros and cons of the issue.