Ps 70



Ps 70 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps 70 Students by Grade
PK 132
K 147
1 146
2 140
3 139
4 145
5 156
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ps 70 is a public elementary school located in Long Island City, NY in the New York City Geographic District #30 School District. It enrolls 1,005 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps 70 is the 121st largest public school in New York and the 1,325th largest nationally. It has 16.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,005
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 61.93
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,325th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 121st out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,321st out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 230th out of 2,753

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Ps 70 Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 526
(52%)
14,926
(50%)
 Female 479
(48%)
14,911
(50%)

Ps 70 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 432
(43%)
16,419
(55%)
 White 353
(35%)
4,566
(15%)
 Asian 181
(18%)
6,546
(22%)
 Black 24
(2%)
1,857
(6%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
272
(1%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
177
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ps 70 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 730
(73%)
18,752
(63%)
 Not Eligible 190
(19%)
9,574
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 85
(8%)
1,511
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps 70 is ranked 82nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps 70 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.2%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Ps 70 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1100
2006 1124
2007 1071
2008 1051
2009 1063
2010 1099
2011 1100
2012 1030
2013 1019
2014 1025
2015 1005

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.7
2006 15.6
2007 14.3
2008 13.6
2009 14.8
2010 16.2
2011 17.7
2012 17.8
2013 18.2
2014 17.4
2015 16.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85272727272727
2006 0.77224199288256
2007 0.77124183006536
2008 0.7697431018078
2009
2010 0.8252957233849
2011 0.80363636363636
2012 0.83980582524272
2013 0.74190382728165
2014 0.81560975609756
2015 0.81094527363184

Compare Ps 70 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,620.0% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 81.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Ps 70
Long Island City, NY
Public PK - 05 1,005 16.2:1  
Is 10 Horace Greeley
Long Island City, NY
Public 06 - 08 808 14.6:1 1 miles
Ps 151 Mary D Carter
Woodside, NY
Public PK - 05 435 12.9:1 1 miles
St Francis of Assisi School
Astoria, NY
Private PK - 08 348 18:1 1 miles
St Catherine & George
Astoria, NY
Private PK - 12 523 10:1 1 miles
Les Enfants Montessori School
Astoria, NY
Private PK - 03 100 4:1 1 miles
MI Nuevo Mundo Children Education Center
Woodside, NY
Private PK - KG 117 15:1 1 miles
El-Ber Islamic School
Astoria, NY
Private PK - 05 72 9:1 1 miles
St Joseph Catholic Academy
Long Island City, NY
Private PK - 08 515 17:1 1 miles
Ps 166 Henry Gradstein
Long Island City, NY
Public PK - 05 1,182 16.5:1 1 miles
Academy of the City Charter School
Woodside, NY
Public KG - 05 416 18.1:1 1 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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