PROFICIENCY n/a equal to state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
76%New York
48%New York

Ps 224 is a school servicing grades PK to 8 and is located in the district of "NYC SPECIAL SCHOOLS - DISTRICT 75" in New York, NY. There are a total of 434 students and 85 teachers at Ps 224, for a student to teacher ratio of 6 to 1. There are a total of 218 free lunch students and 6 reduced lunch students.

Ps 224 has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of n/a, which is equal to the New York average.


Student/Teacher ratio6:1
Free lunch218
Reduced lunch6


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Ps 224, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Ps 224 race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian n/a n/a 64.4% 51.1%
African American n/a n/a 13.3% 15.9%
Asian n/a n/a 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a n/a 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a n/a 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a n/a 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a n/a 2.0% 3.1%

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New York demographics profile

StatisticNew YorkNew YorkNational
Population density (sq mi)3,86635991
Median age42.638.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)70%52%55%
Speak English68%70%79%
Speak Spanish3%15%13%

Education level achieved in New York

IndexNew YorkNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade95.2%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school95.0%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college82.6%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree70.9%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors63.2%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters29.9%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree10.2%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.5%1.5%1.3%
Source: The Ps 224 data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.