Sunset Park Avenue Elementary School

  • Sunset Park Avenue Elementary School serves 348 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-39% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Sunset Park Avenue Elementary School's student population of 348 students has grown by 376% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 328% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sunset Park Avenue Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sunset Park Avenue Elementary School is 0.39, which is equal to 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
50%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
47%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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Asian
22%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sunset Park Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
75%
26%
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White
3%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sunset Park Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sunset Park Avenue Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.390.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sunset Park Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sunset Park Avenue Elementary School 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 #15 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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