Ps/ms 147 Ronald Mcnair

  • Ps/ms 147 Ronald Mcnair serves 600 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 14% (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 32% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Ps/ms 147 Ronald Mcnair's student population of 600 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students600 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ps/ms 147 Ronald Mcnair's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ps/ms 147 Ronald Mcnair is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#3393 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
92%
17%
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White
2%
44%
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Diversity Score0.150.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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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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