Ps/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell

121 Saratoga Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11233
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 153 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ps/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell 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 30-39% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% 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: 153 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ps/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Ps/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell's student population of 153 students has declined by 46% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
153 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

Ps/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell 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/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell is 0.53, 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)
#3487 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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30-39%
46%
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20-29%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
21%
29%
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Black
65%
16%
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White
9%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.53
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ps/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell's ranking?
Ps/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell is ranked #3487 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 20-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ps/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell?
153 students attend Ps/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
65% of Ps/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell students are Black, 21% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ps/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell?
Ps/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ps/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell offer ?
Ps/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ps/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell part of?
Ps/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell is part of New York City Geographic District #23 School District.
In what neighborhood is Ps/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell located?
Ps/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell is located in the Ocean Hill neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. There are 14 other public schools located in Ocean Hill.

School Reviews

5   11/2/2018
Best school in New York city
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Asiad

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 153 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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