Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone

23-70 31st St
Astoria, NY 11105
(School attendance zone shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%
Serving 567 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone ranks in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 567 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • : Top 30% in NY
  • : 61% (Top 50%)
  • : 62% (Top 30%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone's student population of 567 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
567 students
This chart display total students of Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone
Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone by grade.

School Rankings

Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone ranks within the top 30% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone 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.
This School
State Level (NY)
#1143 out of 4377 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
61%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone 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.
62%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone 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.
80-84%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone 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
17:1
11:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Asian
18%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
29%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
47%
41%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.67
This chart display the diversity score of Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone 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
40%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone 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
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone 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 85 Judge Charles Vallone's ranking?
Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone is ranked #1143 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone often compared to?
Ps 85 Judge Charles Valloneis often viewed alongside schools like Ps 122 Mamie Fay, 30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide) by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
61% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 62% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone?
567 students attend Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
47% of Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone students are White, 29% of students are Hispanic, 18% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone?
Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone offer ?
Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone part of?
Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone is part of New York City Geographic District #30 School District.

School Reviews

Review Ps 85 Judge Charles Vallone. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Pros And Cons Of Using Technology In The Classroom
Pros And Cons Of Using Technology In The Classroom
Learn about the pros and cons of using technology in the classroom.
Looming School Bus Strike Leave Students in a Transportation Pickle
Looming School Bus Strike Leave Students in a Transportation Pickle
A possible school bus strike in New York City may leave more than 150,000 students scrambling for a ride to school.
Teaching in Contemporary Times
Teaching in Contemporary Times
We explore why individuals choose teaching, illuminating intrinsic motivations, the influence of role models, the pursuit of lifelong learning, and the aspiration to impact society.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 567 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 61% (Top 50%)
  • : 62% (Top 30%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Quick Links