Ps 89 Elmhurst

8/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
14
Grades
K-5
Students
1,972
Type
Public
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Academics
6/10
Test scores
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Math
40%
State avg 43%
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English
43%
State avg 38%
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9/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.

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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

Equity
Environment
Students
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Hispanic
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
White
American Indian/Alaska Native
Black
Two or more races
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
660 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
20%
State avg: 8%
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14 Reviews
5 out of 5 stars
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4 2
3 0
2 0
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Neighborhood
85-28 Britton Avenue
Queens, NY 11373
PRINCIPAL - MS. LAURA LA SALA - School leader
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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