Ps 4

Ps 4 serves 371 students in grades Prekindergarten-5. 
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% 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-5
  • Enrollment: 371 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Ps 4's student population of 371 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
371 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
73 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Ps 4 is 0.61, 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
5:1
11:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
7%
10%
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Hispanic
28%
29%
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Black
56%
16%
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White
5%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
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.
0.61
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
1%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Ps 4 often compared to?
Ps 4is often viewed alongside schools like Ps 141, Ps 372 Children''s School by visitors of our site.
How many students attend Ps 4?
371 students attend Ps 4.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Ps 4 students are Black, 28% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Asian, 5% of students are White, 3% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 4?
Ps 4 has a student ration of 5:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 4 offer ?
Ps 4 offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 4 part of?
In what neighborhood is Ps 4 located?
Ps 4 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-5
  • Enrollment: 371 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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