Ps/is 104 The Fort Hamilton School

  • Ps/is 104 The Fort Hamilton School serves 1,177 students in grades KG - 8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 54%.
  • Ps/is 104 The Fort Hamilton School operates within the New York City Geographic #20 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1177 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 1,177 students
Ps/is 104 The Fort Hamilton School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Ps/is 104 The Fort Hamilton School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Ps/is 104 The Fort Hamilton School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Ps/is 104 The Fort Hamilton School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Ps/is 104 The Fort Hamilton School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Asian
19%
9%
Ps/is 104 The Fort Hamilton School Asian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
27%
25%
Ps/is 104 The Fort Hamilton School Black Students (2006-2013)
Black
4%
18%
Ps/is 104 The Fort Hamilton School Black Students (2006-2013)
White
49%
46%
Ps/is 104 The Fort Hamilton School White Students (2006-2013)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Ps/is 104 The Fort Hamilton School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.66 0.36
Ps/is 104 The Fort Hamilton School Diversity Score (2006-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
55%
42%
Ps/is 104 The Fort Hamilton School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
5%
Ps/is 104 The Fort Hamilton School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic #20 School District's student population of 47,623 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #20 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
43
2
Number of Students Managed 47,623 926
New York City Geographic  #20 School District Students Managed (2006-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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