Ps 175 City Island

200 City Island Ave
Bronx, NY 10464
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 244 students in grades Kindergarten-8, Ps 175 City Island 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 30-34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 244 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 68%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 80-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 175 City Island ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Ps 175 City Island's student population of 244 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
244 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps 175 City Island 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 175 City Island is 0.65, 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)
#2998 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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30-34%
46%
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35-39%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ps 175 City Island 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%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
10%
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Hispanic
49%
29%
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Black
10%
16%
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White
32%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.65
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ps 175 City Island's ranking?
Ps 175 City Island is ranked #2998 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 175 City Island?
244 students attend Ps 175 City Island.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
49% of Ps 175 City Island students are Hispanic, 32% of students are White, 10% of students are Black, 6% of students are Asian, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 175 City Island?
Ps 175 City Island has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 175 City Island offer ?
Ps 175 City Island offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 175 City Island part of?
In what neighborhood is Ps 175 City Island located?
Ps 175 City Island is located in the City Island neighborhood of Bronx, NY.

School Reviews

5   5/17/2010
I WAS ONE OF THE STUDENT FROM THE CLASS OF 89 THE TEACHERS, PRINCIPAL AND STAFF OF THIS SCHOOL TOOK PRIDE IN THERE STUDENTS. WITH THE EDUCATION OF THIS SCHOOL I LEARNED SO MUCH. I DONT THINK I WOULD BE THE PERSON I AM TODAY WITHOUT THE PS 175 BACKGROUND. ANY CHILD THAT ATTENDS THIS SCHOOL WILL LEAVE WITH KNOWLEDGE.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 244 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 68%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 80-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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