Ps 165 Ida Posner

76 Lott Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11212
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 214 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ps 165 Ida Posner ranks 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%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower 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 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 214 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≥80% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 165 Ida Posner ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Ps 165 Ida Posner's student population of 214 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
214 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps 165 Ida Posner ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ps 165 Ida Posner is 0.28, 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)
#3801 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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20-29%
46%
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20-29%
49%
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≥80%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
14%
29%
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Black
84%
16%
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White
1%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.28
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ps 165 Ida Posner's ranking?
Ps 165 Ida Posner is ranked #3801 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Ps 165 Ida Posner often compared to?
Ps 165 Ida Posneris often viewed alongside schools like Ps 184 Newport by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 20-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 165 Ida Posner?
214 students attend Ps 165 Ida Posner.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
84% of Ps 165 Ida Posner students are Black, 14% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 165 Ida Posner?
Ps 165 Ida Posner has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 165 Ida Posner offer ?
Ps 165 Ida Posner offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 165 Ida Posner part of?
In what neighborhood is Ps 165 Ida Posner located?
Ps 165 Ida Posner is located in the Brownsville neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. There are 28 other public schools located in Brownsville.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 214 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≥80% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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