Ps 69 Journey Prep School

560 Theriot Ave
Bronx, NY 10473
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 511 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ps 69 Journey Prep School 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 26% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (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.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 511 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 69 Journey Prep School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Ps 69 Journey Prep School's student population of 511 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
511 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps 69 Journey Prep School 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 69 Journey Prep School is 0.44, 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)
#3642 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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26%
46%
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27%
49%
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80-84%
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
2%
10%
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Hispanic
72%
29%
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Black
20%
16%
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White
3%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.44
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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
4%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ps 69 Journey Prep School's ranking?
Ps 69 Journey Prep School is ranked #3642 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Ps 69 Journey Prep School often compared to?
Ps 69 Journey Prep Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ps 304 Early Childhood School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
26% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 27% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 69 Journey Prep School?
511 students attend Ps 69 Journey Prep School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
72% of Ps 69 Journey Prep School students are Hispanic, 20% of students are Black, 3% of students are White, 2% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 69 Journey Prep School?
Ps 69 Journey Prep School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 69 Journey Prep School offer ?
Ps 69 Journey Prep School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 69 Journey Prep School part of?
Ps 69 Journey Prep School is part of New York City Geographic District # 8 School District.
In what neighborhood is Ps 69 Journey Prep School located?
Ps 69 Journey Prep School is located in the Clason Point neighborhood of Bronx, NY. There are 6 other public schools located in Clason Point.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 511 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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