Ps/is 116 William C Hughley

  • Ps/is 116 William C Hughley serves 787 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ps/is 116 William C Hughley placed 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%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • Ps/is 116 William C Hughley's student population of 787 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students787 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ps/is 116 William C Hughley is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ps/is 116 William C Hughley is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#3895 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
6%
9%
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Hispanic
35%
27%
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Black
55%
17%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Diversity Score0.580.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #29 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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