Ps/ms 4 Crotona Park West Elementary School

  • Ps/ms 4 Crotona Park West Elementary School serves 563 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Ps/ms 4 Crotona Park West Elementary School operates within the New York City Geographic # 9 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 563 students has grown by 42% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 53% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 563 students
Ps/ms 4 Crotona Park West Elementary School Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender % Ps/ms 4 Crotona Park West Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Ps/ms 4 Crotona Park West Elementary School Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by Grade Ps/ms 4 Crotona Park West Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
Ps/ms 4 Crotona Park West Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Ps/ms 4 Crotona Park West Elementary School American Indian Students (2012-2014)
Asian
n/a
9%
Ps/ms 4 Crotona Park West Elementary School Asian Students (2006-2009)
Hispanic
46%
25%
Ps/ms 4 Crotona Park West Elementary School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
53%
18%
Ps/ms 4 Crotona Park West Elementary School Black Students (2006-2015)
White
1%
45%
Ps/ms 4 Crotona Park West Elementary School White Students (2012-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Ps/ms 4 Crotona Park West Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Ps/ms 4 Crotona Park West Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.51 0.37
Ps/ms 4 Crotona Park West Elementary School Diversity Score (2006-2015)
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.
92%
45%
Ps/ms 4 Crotona Park West Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
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.
2%
6%
Ps/ms 4 Crotona Park West Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic # 9 School District's student population of 34,995 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic # 9 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
71
2
Number of Students Managed 34,995 935
New York City Geographic # 9 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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