80 Monroe Ave
Staten Island, NY 10301
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Ps 16 John J Driscoll serves 422 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Ps 16 John J Driscoll placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Ps 16 John J Driscoll's student population of 422 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
422 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps 16 John J Driscoll is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ps 16 John J Driscoll is 0.59, 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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#3915 out of 4228 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
5%
10%
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Hispanic
58%
28%
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Black
28%
17%
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White
5%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 422 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59

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