Ps 34 John Harvard

104-12 Springfield Blvd
Queens Village, NY 11428
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 505 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ps 34 John Harvard 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 41% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% 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: 505 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • : 65-69% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Ps 34 John Harvard's student population of 505 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
505 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps 34 John Harvard 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 34 John Harvard is 0.62, 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)
#2768 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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41%
46%
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37%
49%
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65-69%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
11:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
15%
10%
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Hispanic
22%
29%
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Black
56%
16%
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White
2%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.62
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ps 34 John Harvard's ranking?
Ps 34 John Harvard is ranked #2768 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?
41% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 37% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 34 John Harvard?
505 students attend Ps 34 John Harvard.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Ps 34 John Harvard students are Black, 22% of students are Hispanic, 15% of students are Asian, 3% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are White, 1% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 34 John Harvard?
Ps 34 John Harvard has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 34 John Harvard offer ?
Ps 34 John Harvard offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 34 John Harvard part of?

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 505 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • : 65-69% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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