Robert E Peary School

Robert E Peary School serves 540 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Robert E Peary School's student population of 540 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 119 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students540 students
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Total Classroom Teachers119 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Robert E Peary School is 0.72, which is more 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio5:113:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
13%
9%
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Hispanic
42%
27%
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Black
30%
17%
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White
8%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.720.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNyc Special Schools - District 75 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Robert E Peary School is Academy For Environmental Leadership (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.S. 77 (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 239 (0.1 miles away)
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