Ps 188 Michael E Berdy

3314 Neptune Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11224
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 258 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ps 188 Michael E Berdy 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 6-9% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% 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: 258 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 188 Michael E Berdy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Ps 188 Michael E Berdy's student population of 258 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
258 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Ps 188 Michael E Berdy 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 188 Michael E Berdy is 0.58, 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)
#4317 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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6-9%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ps 188 Michael E Berdy 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.
10-14%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ps 188 Michael E Berdy 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.
40-49%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Ps 188 Michael E Berdy 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
10:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
31%
29%
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Black
57%
16%
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White
5%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.58
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ps 188 Michael E Berdy 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 (15-16)
1%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ps 188 Michael E Berdy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ps 188 Michael E Berdy's ranking?
Ps 188 Michael E Berdy is ranked #4317 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Ps 188 Michael E Berdy often compared to?
Ps 188 Michael E Berdyis often viewed alongside schools like Ps 90 Edna Cohen School, Ps 288 Shirley Tanyhill by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 188 Michael E Berdy?
258 students attend Ps 188 Michael E Berdy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
57% of Ps 188 Michael E Berdy students are Black, 31% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are White, 4% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 188 Michael E Berdy?
Ps 188 Michael E Berdy has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 188 Michael E Berdy offer ?
Ps 188 Michael E Berdy offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 188 Michael E Berdy part of?
In what neighborhood is Ps 188 Michael E Berdy located?
Ps 188 Michael E Berdy is located in the Coney Island neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. There are 11 other public schools located in Coney Island.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 258 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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