P.S. 161 Pedro Albizu Campos

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This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform below average on state tests, are making about average year-over-year academic improvement, ... More
Academics
4/10
Test scores
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A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


Subject
% Proficient
Math
23%
State avg: 39%
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English
20%
State avg: 38%
Details
5/10
Student progress

Worth a deeper look:

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

Average progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but keeping up with their peers.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to help students grow and reach their full potential.

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General Information
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Students
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Hispanic
78%
Black
17%
White
4%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
12 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
455 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
92%
State avg: 92%
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Neighborhood
499 West 133rd Street
New York, NY 10027
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Last modified: August 8, 2017
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