Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson

1400 Needham Ave
Bronx, NY 10469
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 592 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson 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 17% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (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 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 592 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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School Overview

Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson's student population of 592 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
592 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson 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 78 Anne Hutchinson is 0.48, 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)
#3955 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
17%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
25%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
55-59%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
27%
29%
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Black
67%
16%
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White
2%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.48
This chart displays the diversity score of Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson's ranking?
Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson is ranked #3955 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson often compared to?
Ps 78 Anne Hutchinsonis often viewed alongside schools like Ps 97, Ps 121 Throop, Ps 76 Bennington School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
17% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 25% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson?
592 students attend Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
67% of Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson students are Black, 27% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Asian, 2% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson?
Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson offer ?
Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson part of?
In what neighborhood is Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson located?
Ps 78 Anne Hutchinson is located in the Williamsbridge neighborhood of Bronx, NY. There are 8 other public schools located in Williamsbridge.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 592 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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