District Summary Ratings

Many of the schools in this district are rated average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District

These are some of the top-rated public schools in New York City Geographic District # 1 based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

District Student Progress

This district has a mixed record of helping students improve over time. Look below to see what percentage of schools in this district are making more, less, or about the same progress as other schools in the state.


Academic Summary

Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.


Advanced Courses

Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.


Student Demographics

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.


Teachers & Staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.


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District Finances

How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
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District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

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Reviews From Schools in New York City Geographic District # 1

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Parent / Guardian
October 24, 2023
Not impressed as I get the impression parents are not wanted inside the school unless there is a fundraising event. At every other elementary school parents /caretakers can enter the schoolyard or... More
Parent / Guardian
October 23, 2023
Shuang Wen School . If you are looking for a good elementary school and middle school for your children, you must pay attention to this. When you have questions or you support from school principal.... More
Review for Ps 184 Shuang Wen
Parent / Guardian
October 05, 2023
We moved to NYC at the end of COVID; I was looking for school options and relying heavily on reviews from this and other forums, which was really tough. We've been at Anna Silver for 3 school years... More
Review for Ps 20 Anna Silver
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