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Ps 172 Beacon School Of Excellence

Serves grades PK - 5

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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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • 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
565
Classroom Teachers
47

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.5% 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

100 80 60 40 20 0
97%
53%
97%
52%
97%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

100 80 60 40 20 0
97%
50%
97%
48%
97%
51%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

100 80 60 40 20 0
80%
43%
67%
39%
92%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
12
12
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 35 6.2%
Kindergarten 97 17.2%
Grade 1 89 15.8%
Grade 2 87 15.4%
Grade 3 78 13.8%
Grade 4 95 16.8%
Grade 5 84 14.9%
Total 565 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 15.2% 30.6% 42.8%
Black 3.8% 13.1% 17.0%
Hispanic 70.6% 37.8% 29.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.7% 17.7% 10.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.9% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 79.1% 57.9% 53.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 74.9% 55.8% 50.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.2% 2.1% 3.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 20,201,249
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 426
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 17.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 33.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 26.3%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 16.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 7,417,224
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 87.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 37.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 19.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 16.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 15.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 14.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 11.8%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 11.0%

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 $9,347 $24,365,992,250 56.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $1,770,945,376 4.1%
Staff $579 $1,510,417,603 3.5%
General Administration $341 $890,089,851 2.1%
School Administration $647 $1,685,729,510 3.9%
Operation $1,130 $2,945,672,595 6.8%
Transportation $900 $2,345,074,801 5.5%
Other $412 $1,072,684,047 2.5%
Total Support $4,688 $12,220,505,901 28.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,471 $6,440,958,870 15.0%
Total Expenditures $16,506 $43,027,539,715 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%