Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford

50 Navy St
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 129 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford 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 ≤10% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (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 Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 129 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford's student population of 129 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 35% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
129 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford 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 287 Bailey K Ashford is 0.41, 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)
#4148 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤10%
46%
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20-29%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford 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.
≥50%
78%
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
21%
29%
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Black
74%
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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0.41
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
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 287 Bailey K Ashford's ranking?
Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford is ranked #4148 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford often compared to?
Ps 287 Bailey K Ashfordis often viewed alongside schools like Ps 261 Philip Livingston, Ps 29 John M Harrigan by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 20-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford?
129 students attend Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
74% of Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford students are Black, 21% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford?
Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford offer ?
Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford part of?
Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford is part of New York City Geographic District #13 School District.
In what neighborhood is Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford located?
Ps 287 Bailey K Ashford is located in the Downtown Brooklyn neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. There are 10 other public schools located in Downtown Brooklyn.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 129 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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