Ps 6 West Farms

1000 E Tremont Ave
Bronx, NY 10460
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 460 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ps 6 West Farms 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 10-14% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 460 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 65-69% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 6 West Farms ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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School Overview

Ps 6 West Farms's student population of 460 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
460 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps 6 West Farms 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 6 West Farms is 0.36, 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)
#4187 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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10-14%
46%
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15-19%
49%
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65-69%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
77%
29%
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Black
22%
16%
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White
n/a
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.36
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
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 6 West Farms's ranking?
Ps 6 West Farms is ranked #4187 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 6 West Farms?
460 students attend Ps 6 West Farms.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
77% of Ps 6 West Farms students are Hispanic, 22% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 6 West Farms?
Ps 6 West Farms has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 6 West Farms offer ?
Ps 6 West Farms offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 6 West Farms part of?
In what neighborhood is Ps 6 West Farms located?
Ps 6 West Farms is located in the West Farms neighborhood of Bronx, NY. There are 4 other public schools located in West Farms.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 460 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 65-69% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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