Ps 20 Port Richmond

161 Park Ave
Staten Island, NY 10302
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 388 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Ps 20 Port Richmond 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 4% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 7% (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 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 388 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 4% (Btm 50%)
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 20 Port Richmond ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Ps 20 Port Richmond's student population of 388 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps 20 Port Richmond 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 20 Port Richmond is 0.37, 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)
#4370 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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4%
46%
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7%
49%
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25-29%
78%
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
78%
29%
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Black
14%
16%
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White
4%
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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0.37
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
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 20 Port Richmond's ranking?
Ps 20 Port Richmond is ranked #4370 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Ps 20 Port Richmond often compared to?
Ps 20 Port Richmondis often viewed alongside schools like Ps 22 Graniteville by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
4% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 7% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 20 Port Richmond?
388 students attend Ps 20 Port Richmond.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of Ps 20 Port Richmond students are Hispanic, 14% of students are Black, 4% of students are White, 2% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 20 Port Richmond?
Ps 20 Port Richmond has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 20 Port Richmond offer ?
Ps 20 Port Richmond offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 20 Port Richmond part of?
In what neighborhood is Ps 20 Port Richmond located?
Ps 20 Port Richmond is located in the Port Richmond neighborhood of Staten Island, NY. There are 5 other public schools located in Port Richmond.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 388 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 4% (Btm 50%)
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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