Ps 174 William Sidney Mount

65-10 Dieterle Crescent
Rego Park, NY 11374
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 558 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Ps 174 William Sidney Mount ranks in the top 20% 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 68% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% 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: 558 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • : Top 20% in NY
  • : 68% (Top 30%)
  • : 68% (Top 20%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 174 William Sidney Mount ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Ps 174 William Sidney Mount's student population of 558 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
558 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps 174 William Sidney Mount ranks within the top 20% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ps 174 William Sidney Mount is 0.72, which is equal to 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)
#833 out of 4377 schools
(Top 20%)
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68%
46%
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68%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ps 174 William Sidney Mount 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.
90-94%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Ps 174 William Sidney Mount 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
14:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
42%
10%
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Hispanic
20%
29%
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Black
3%
16%
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White
26%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
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.
0.72
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ps 174 William Sidney Mount's ranking?
Ps 174 William Sidney Mount is ranked #833 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Ps 174 William Sidney Mount often compared to?
Ps 174 William Sidney Mountis often viewed alongside schools like Ps 175 Lynn Gross Discovery School, Ps 139 Rego Park by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
68% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 68% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 174 William Sidney Mount?
558 students attend Ps 174 William Sidney Mount.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
42% of Ps 174 William Sidney Mount students are Asian, 26% of students are White, 20% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 174 William Sidney Mount?
Ps 174 William Sidney Mount has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 174 William Sidney Mount offer ?
Ps 174 William Sidney Mount offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 174 William Sidney Mount part of?
Ps 174 William Sidney Mount is part of New York City Geographic District #28 School District.
In what neighborhood is Ps 174 William Sidney Mount located?
Ps 174 William Sidney Mount is located in the Flushing neighborhood of Rego Park, NY. There are 2 other public schools located in Flushing.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 558 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 68% (Top 30%)
  • : 68% (Top 20%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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