323 E 91st St
New York, NY 10128
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Ps 527 East Side School For Social Action serves 458 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Ps 527 East Side School For Social Action placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New York state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 458 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 527 East Side School For Social Action ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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School Overview

Ps 527 East Side School For Social Action's student population of 458 students has grown by 56% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 54% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
458 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps 527 East Side School For Social Action is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ps 527 East Side School For Social Action is 0.67, 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.
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State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#725 out of 4228 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
14%
10%
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Hispanic
14%
28%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
52%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
15%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 458 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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