District Summary Ratings

A larger number of schools in this district are rated above average in school quality.

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These are some of the top-rated public schools in New York City Geographic District # 2 based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.
District Student Progress

A larger number of schools in this district have students who are making more academic progress than their peers at 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
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Teachers & Staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.

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Reviews From Schools in New York City Geographic District # 2
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Parent / Guardian
September 17, 2022
My 2nd and 4th graders are currently students in PS42 and have been at 42 from pre-k. It is a complete relief to leave my kids in a school that I love and trust. The principal and my son’s 4th grade... More
Parent / Guardian
September 07, 2022
This school overlooks most students, and only focuses on a select few to succeed. Our child completed two years without any understanding of grammar or math, and lost self-esteem in the meantime.... More
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