P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov

  • P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov serves 841 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov operates within the New York City Geographic #21 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 841 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 841 students
P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender % P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by Grade P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more 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 16:1 15:1
P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
Asian
42%
9%
P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
20%
25%
P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
8%
18%
P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov Black Students (2006-2015)
White
30%
45%
P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov White Students (2006-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov Hawaiian Students (2009-2012)
All Ethnic Groups P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov 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.
0.69 0.37
P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov 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.
57%
45%
P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov 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.
1%
6%
P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic #21 School District's student population of 34,134 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #21 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
40
2
Number of Students Managed 34,134 935
New York City Geographic #21 School District Students Managed (2006-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

  4.50 out of 5  (4 reviews)
4  12/28/2016
It's a great school,the teachers teach well.However,this school needs more extracurricular activities for the middle school students.
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4  11/25/2016
Attending P.S/I.S 99 was one of the best experiences in my life. I will definetly be sending my future students to this school. The staff was quite loving, Students are diversed, Education is taught phenomanally! However?this school lacks extracurricular activities!
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5  6/27/2011
great school,great teachers and leadership!
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5  7/1/2007
I really recommend this school!! It's a really great school and teaches extremely well. They usually have parent-teacher conference twice a year and the teachers are extremely helpful and nice!!
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