Ps 59 Beekman Hill International

231-249 E 56th St
New York, NY 10019
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Top 20%
Serving 571 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ps 59 Beekman Hill International ranks 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%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 571 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • : Top 20% in NY
  • : 72% (Top 20%)
  • : 75-79% (Top 20%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 59 Beekman Hill International ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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School Overview

Ps 59 Beekman Hill International's student population of 571 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
571 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps 59 Beekman Hill International ranks within the top 20% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ps 59 Beekman Hill International 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)
#591 out of 4377 schools
(Top 20%)
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72%
46%
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75-79%
49%
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85-89%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
24%
10%
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Hispanic
8%
29%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
56%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
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
10%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ps 59 Beekman Hill International's ranking?
Ps 59 Beekman Hill International is ranked #591 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Ps 59 Beekman Hill International often compared to?
Ps 59 Beekman Hill Internationalis often viewed alongside schools like Ps 6 Lillie D Blake, East Side Elementray School-ps 267 by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
72% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 75-79% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 59 Beekman Hill International?
571 students attend Ps 59 Beekman Hill International.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Ps 59 Beekman Hill International students are White, 24% of students are Asian, 8% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 59 Beekman Hill International?
Ps 59 Beekman Hill International has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 59 Beekman Hill International offer ?
Ps 59 Beekman Hill International offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 59 Beekman Hill International part of?
Ps 59 Beekman Hill International is part of New York City Geographic District # 2 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 571 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 72% (Top 20%)
  • : 75-79% (Top 20%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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