61-02 98th St
Rego Park, NY 11374
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Ps 206 Horace Harding School serves 562 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Ps 206 Horace Harding School placed 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%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is lower than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 562 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Ps 206 Horace Harding School's student population of 562 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
562 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps 206 Horace Harding School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ps 206 Horace Harding School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#2604 out of 4228 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
28%
10%
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Hispanic
28%
28%
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Black
8%
17%
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White
31%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.75
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   4/15/2008
this school has taught my child so much my child is now going to nyu
- Posted by Parent - andy1

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 562 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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