Ps 127 Mckinley Park

7805 7th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11228
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 538 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Ps 127 Mckinley Park ranks in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 538 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • : Top 30% in NY
  • : 67% (Top 30%)
  • : 62% (Top 30%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 127 Mckinley Park ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Ps 127 Mckinley Park's student population of 538 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
538 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Ps 127 Mckinley Park ranks within the top 30% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ps 127 Mckinley Park is 0.69, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#963 out of 4377 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Ps 127 Mckinley Park, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
67%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ps 127 Mckinley Park and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
62%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ps 127 Mckinley Park 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 2021-22 school year data.
85-89%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Ps 127 Mckinley Park and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Ps 127 Mckinley Park and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
38%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Ps 127 Mckinley Park and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
26%
29%
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Black
1%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Ps 127 Mckinley Park and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
33%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Ps 127 Mckinley Park and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.69
This chart displays the diversity score of Ps 127 Mckinley Park and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ps 127 Mckinley Park and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ps 127 Mckinley Park and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ps 127 Mckinley Park's ranking?
Ps 127 Mckinley Park is ranked #963 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Ps 127 Mckinley Park often compared to?
Ps 127 Mckinley Parkis often viewed alongside schools like Ps 112 Lefferts Park, Ps 204 Vince Lombardi by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
67% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 62% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 127 Mckinley Park?
538 students attend Ps 127 Mckinley Park.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
38% of Ps 127 Mckinley Park students are Asian, 33% of students are White, 26% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 127 Mckinley Park?
Ps 127 Mckinley Park has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 127 Mckinley Park offer ?
Ps 127 Mckinley Park offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 127 Mckinley Park part of?
In what neighborhood is Ps 127 Mckinley Park located?
Ps 127 Mckinley Park is located in the Dyker Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. There are 5 other public schools located in Dyker Heights.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 538 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 67% (Top 30%)
  • : 62% (Top 30%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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