Ps 172 Beacon School Of Excellence

Serves grades PK - 6

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
825 4 Th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11232
Phone
(718) 965-4200
District
NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #15
County
KINGS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
583
Classroom Teachers
46

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

10

(10 is best)

Better than 98.9% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Ps 172 Beacon School Of Excellence Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 100 54
Proficiency in Reading 100 52
Proficiency in Math 99 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 99 49
Proficiency in Reading 99 48
Proficiency in Math 99 51

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 78 42
Proficiency in Reading 65 38
Proficiency in Math 91 47

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.67
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.87
AVG FOR STATE 12.73
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 40 6.9%
Kindergarten 95 16.3%
Grade 1 93 16.0%
Grade 2 94 16.1%
Grade 3 91 15.6%
Grade 4 87 14.9%
Grade 5 82 14.1%
Grade 6 1 0.2%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 583 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 14.8% 31.2% 44.0%
Black 3.8% 13.9% 17.3%
Hispanic 73.4% 37.5% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.8% 16.4% 9.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.9% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 83.9% 56.8% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 79.4% 54.5% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.5% 2.3% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 19,453,561
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 410
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 34.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 26.7%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 7,283,347
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 10.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 35.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 17.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 15.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 15.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 15.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 12.9%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 11.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Support Expenditures
Student UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Staff UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
General Administration UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
School Administration UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Operation UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Transportation UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Other UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Total Support UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Non-instructional Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Total Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,565 $23,130,768,419 57.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $617 $1,667,305,640 4.2%
Staff $511 $1,380,892,424 3.4%
General Administration $315 $849,713,552 2.1%
School Administration $593 $1,601,010,298 4.0%
Operation $1,022 $2,759,510,008 6.9%
Transportation $819 $2,212,954,110 5.5%
Other $371 $1,001,621,336 2.5%
Total Support $4,248 $11,473,049,755 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,038 $5,503,281,991 13.7%
Total Expenditures $14,851 $40,107,079,029 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%