Ps 36

Ps 36 serves 383 students in grades Prekindergarten-12. 
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 383 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Ps 36's student population of 383 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
383 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
86 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Ps 36 is 0.54, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
6%
10%
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Hispanic
26%
29%
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Black
63%
16%
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White
4%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.54
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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

How many students attend Ps 36?
383 students attend Ps 36.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
63% of Ps 36 students are Black, 26% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Asian, 4% of students are White, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 36?
Ps 36 has a student ration of 4:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 36 offer ?
Ps 36 offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 36 part of?
In what neighborhood is Ps 36 located?
Ps 36 is located in the East New York neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. There are 41 other public schools located in East New York.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 383 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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