Ps 28 Mount Hope

1861 Anthony Ave
Bronx, NY 10457
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 601 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ps 28 Mount Hope 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 23% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (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 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-5
  • Enrollment: 601 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 28 Mount Hope ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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School Overview

Ps 28 Mount Hope's student population of 601 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
601 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps 28 Mount Hope 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 28 Mount Hope is 0.34, 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)
#3655 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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23%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ps 28 Mount Hope 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.
29%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ps 28 Mount Hope 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.
85-89%
78%
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
79%
29%
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Black
19%
16%
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White
1%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.34
This chart displays the diversity score of Ps 28 Mount Hope and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ps 28 Mount Hope 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
2%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ps 28 Mount Hope and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ps 28 Mount Hope's ranking?
Ps 28 Mount Hope is ranked #3655 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Ps 28 Mount Hope often compared to?
Ps 28 Mount Hopeis often viewed alongside schools like Ps 35 Franz Siegel, Ps 42 Claremont by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
23% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 28 Mount Hope?
601 students attend Ps 28 Mount Hope.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Ps 28 Mount Hope students are Hispanic, 19% of students are Black, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 28 Mount Hope?
Ps 28 Mount Hope has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 28 Mount Hope offer ?
Ps 28 Mount Hope offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 28 Mount Hope part of?
In what neighborhood is Ps 28 Mount Hope located?
Ps 28 Mount Hope is located in the West Bronx neighborhood of Bronx, NY. There are 61 other public schools located in West Bronx.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 601 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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