P.S. 98 Douglaston School

  • P.S. 98 Douglaston School serves 228 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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P.S. 98 Douglaston School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • P.S. 98 Douglaston School's student population of 228 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students228 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 98 Douglaston School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 98 Douglaston School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#849 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
28%
9%
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Hispanic
16%
26%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
45%
44%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 98 Douglaston School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.690.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #26 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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