Ps/is 208

  • Ps/is 208 serves 737 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (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 52% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.

School Overview

  • Ps/is 208's student population of 737 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students737 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#2006 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
9%
9%
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Hispanic
13%
26%
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Black
75%
17%
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White
n/a
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ps/is 208.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.420.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ps/is 208 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #29 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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