Ps 44 David C Farragut

1825 Prospect Ave
Bronx, NY 10457
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 223 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ps 44 David C Farragut 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 25-29% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% 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: 223 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 44 David C Farragut ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Ps 44 David C Farragut's student population of 223 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
223 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps 44 David C Farragut 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 44 David C Farragut is 0.47, 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)
#3693 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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25-29%
46%
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20-24%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
64%
29%
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Black
35%
16%
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White
1%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.47
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
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 44 David C Farragut's ranking?
Ps 44 David C Farragut is ranked #3693 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Ps 44 David C Farragut often compared to?
Ps 44 David C Farragutis often viewed alongside schools like Ps 211, Icahn Charter School 6 by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 44 David C Farragut?
223 students attend Ps 44 David C Farragut.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of Ps 44 David C Farragut students are Hispanic, 35% of students are Black, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 44 David C Farragut?
Ps 44 David C Farragut has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 44 David C Farragut offer ?
Ps 44 David C Farragut offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 44 David C Farragut part of?
In what neighborhood is Ps 44 David C Farragut located?
Ps 44 David C Farragut is located in the West Bronx neighborhood of Bronx, NY. There are 61 other public schools located in West Bronx.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 223 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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