Ps 155

130-02 115th Ave
South Ozone Park, NY 11420
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 512 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ps 155 ranks in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 512 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Top 30% in NY
  • : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • : 80-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 155 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Ps 155's student population of 512 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
512 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Ps 155 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 155 is 0.75, which is more 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)
#1180 out of 4377 schools
(Top 30%)
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55-59%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ps 155 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.
60-64%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ps 155 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.
80-89%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Ps 155 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
16:1
11:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Ps 155 and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
16%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Ps 155 and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
40%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Ps 155 and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
19%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Ps 155 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
19%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Ps 155 and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
2%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Ps 155 and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Ps 155 and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ps 155.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.75
This chart displays the diversity score of Ps 155 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
74%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ps 155 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
7%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ps 155 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 155's ranking?
Ps 155 is ranked #1180 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Ps 155 often compared to?
Ps 155is often viewed alongside schools like Ps 121, Ps 96 by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 155?
512 students attend Ps 155.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
40% of Ps 155 students are Asian, 19% of students are Hispanic, 19% of students are Black, 16% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are White, 2% of students are Hawaiian, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 155?
Ps 155 has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 155 offer ?
Ps 155 offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 155 part of?

School Reviews

2   11/2/2018
Not the best very slow with Registration.not enough of reading programs
- Posted by Parent - Assing
5   7/7/2017
This school is very great it keeps your brain working with high standardized knowlage.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Simone carryl
5   1/13/2017
I love this school there are great teachers my daughter lean very well there........
- Posted by Parent - Priti Narain

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 512 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • : 80-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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