Ps 297 Abraham Stockton

700 Park Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 206 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ps 297 Abraham Stockton 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 35-39% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 206 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≥90% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 297 Abraham Stockton ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Ps 297 Abraham Stockton's student population of 206 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 35% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
206 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps 297 Abraham Stockton 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 297 Abraham Stockton is 0.55, 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)
#3024 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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35-39%
46%
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30-34%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ps 297 Abraham Stockton 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.
≥90%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Ps 297 Abraham Stockton and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
11:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
55%
29%
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Black
39%
16%
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White
3%
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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0.55
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
1%
7%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ps 297 Abraham Stockton's ranking?
Ps 297 Abraham Stockton is ranked #3024 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 297 Abraham Stockton?
206 students attend Ps 297 Abraham Stockton.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
55% of Ps 297 Abraham Stockton students are Hispanic, 39% of students are Black, 3% of students are White, 2% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 297 Abraham Stockton?
Ps 297 Abraham Stockton has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 297 Abraham Stockton offer ?
Ps 297 Abraham Stockton offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 297 Abraham Stockton part of?
Ps 297 Abraham Stockton is part of New York City Geographic District #14 School District.
In what neighborhood is Ps 297 Abraham Stockton located?
Ps 297 Abraham Stockton is located in the Bedford Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. There are 46 other public schools located in Bedford Stuyvesant.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 206 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≥90% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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