Ps 156 Laurelton



Ps 156 Laurelton Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps 156 Laurelton Students by Grade
PK 21
K 48
1 46
2 45
3 48
4 46
5 47
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ps 156 Laurelton is a public elementary school located in Springfield Gardens, NY in the New York City Geographic District #29 School District. It enrolls 301 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps 156 Laurelton is the 2,251st largest public school in New York and the 41,481st largest nationally. It has 11.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 301
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 41,481st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 2,251st out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 430th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 1,966th out of 2,753

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Ps 156 Laurelton Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 157
(52%)
11,991
(52%)
 Female 144
(48%)
11,198
(48%)

Ps 156 Laurelton Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 270
(90%)
14,737
(64%)
 Hispanic 21
(7%)
3,510
(15%)
 Asian 6
(2%)
3,672
(16%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
658
(3%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
193
(1%)
 White 1
(0%)
419
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ps 156 Laurelton Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 197
(65%)
14,792
(64%)
 Not Eligible 81
(27%)
6,512
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(8%)
1,885
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps 156 Laurelton is ranked 1,221st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps 156 Laurelton students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.1%) is 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 156 Laurelton Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 798
2006 807
2007 787
2008 819
2009 803
2010 713
2011 655
2012 590
2013 452
2014 381
2015 301

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 13.9
2007 14.1
2008 15.5
2009 15.4
2010 13.3
2011 13.9
2012 14
2013 12.2
2014 11.7
2015 11.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65538847117794
2006 0.6542750929368
2007 0.58322744599746
2008 0.8034188034188
2009
2010 0.80364656381487
2011 0.65190839694656
2012 0.60677966101695
2013 0.78318584070796
2014 0.79527559055118
2015 0.73089700996678

Compare Ps 156 Laurelton to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,130.0% 11.3:1
 
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 73.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Ps 156 Laurelton
Springfield Gardens, NY
Public PK - 05 301 11.3:1  
Collaborative Arts Middle School
Springfield Gardens, NY
Public 05 - 08 399 12.9:1 1 miles
Cynthia Jenkins School
Jamaica, NY
Public PK - 05 550 12.6:1 1 miles
Queens United Middle School
Springfield Gardens, NY
Public 06 - 08 245 13.6:1 1 miles
St Clare Catholic Academy
Rosedale, NY
Private PK - 08 300 18:1 1 miles
Rosedale Child Development Center
Rosedale, NY
Private PK - 08 116 11:1 1 miles
Preparatory Academy for Writers: a College Board School
Springfield Gardens, NY
Public 06 - 12 576 17:1 1 miles
Linden Sda School
Laurelton, NY
Private 01 - 08 173 12:1 1 miles
Is 59 Springfield Gardens
Springfield Gardens, NY
Public 06 - 08 544 16.1:1 1 miles
Gordon Parks School (the)
Rosedale, NY
Public PK - 08 679 15.2:1 1 miles
Ps 38 Rosedale
Rosedale, NY
Public KG - 05 221 15.8:1 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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