Star Academy Ps 63

121 E 3rd St
New York, NY 10009
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Star Academy Ps 63 serves 201 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Star Academy Ps 63 placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Star Academy Ps 63 places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Star Academy Ps 63's student population of 201 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students201 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Star Academy Ps 63 is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Star Academy Ps 63 is 0.55, which is less 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#1839 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
64%
27%
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Black
18%
17%
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White
11%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.550.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Star Academy Ps 63 is Manhattan School For Career Development (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is School For Global Leaders (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Neighborhood School (0.0 miles away)
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