Ps 214

1970 W Farms Rd
Bronx, NY 10460
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 926 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Ps 214 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 13% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 926 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 214 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Ps 214's student population of 926 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
926 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
72 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps 214 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 214 is 0.40, 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)
#3956 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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13%
46%
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27%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ps 214 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.
37%
78%
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
75%
29%
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Black
21%
16%
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White
1%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.40
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
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 214's ranking?
Ps 214 is ranked #3956 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Ps 214 often compared to?
Ps 214is often viewed alongside schools like Emolior Academy, Young Women's Leadership School Of The Bronx by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
13% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 27% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 214?
926 students attend Ps 214.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of Ps 214 students are Hispanic, 21% of students are Black, 2% of students are Asian, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 214?
Ps 214 has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 214 offer ?
Ps 214 offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 214 part of?
In what neighborhood is Ps 214 located?
Ps 214 is located in the West Farms neighborhood of Bronx, NY. There are 4 other public schools located in West Farms.

School Reviews

5   1/6/2022
I'M A STUDENT. THIS IS AWESOME also the uniform colors r royal blue.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - McKayla
5   9/1/2015
My son is going to start 6th grade in September . Anybody knows the color of uniforms thanks.
- Posted by Parent - figue
5   9/13/2013
I want to know uniform colors
- Posted by Parent - shana

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 926 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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