PROFICIENCY 20% 60% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
29%TROY CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
39%Troy
48%New York

Ps 18 is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "TROY CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Troy, NY. There are a total of 323 students and 23 teachers at Ps 18, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 154 free lunch students and 18 reduced lunch students.

Ps 18 has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 19.5%, which is 60% lower than the New York average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students323
Teachers22.6
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch154
Reduced lunch18

 

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 18, 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

GradeProficiency
All20-24%
320-29%
411-19%
530-39%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All15-19%
311-19%
420-29%
520-29%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
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 18 race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian 59.1% 47.6% 64.4% 51.1%
African American 18.9% 32.2% 13.3% 15.9%
Asian 4.5% 1.5% 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 11.7% 13.8% 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.3% 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.7% 0.5% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.5% 4.0% 2.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Ps 1417%0.9Troy, NY
Troy Middle School16%0.9Troy, NY
Troy High School96%1.0Troy, NY
Ps 212%1.0Troy, NY
Heatly School20%1.6Green Island, NY
Ps 1635%1.6Troy, NY
Knickerbacker Middle School19%1.9Troy, NY
Lansingburgh Senior High School94%1.9Troy, NY
Rensselaer Park Elementary School27%2.0Troy, NY
Carroll Hill School10%2.1Troy, NY
Watervliet Elementary School26%2.5Watervliet, NY
Van Schoolaick Island School45%2.6Cohoes, NY

Troy demographics profile

StatisticTroyNew YorkNational
Population49,88119,697,457318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)4,81635991
Median age30.638.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)35%52%55%
Speak English87%70%79%
Speak Spanish5%15%13%

Education level achieved in Troy

IndexTroyNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade82.0%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school80.4%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college56.9%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree38.3%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors25.3%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters9.7%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.2%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.5%1.3%
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Source: The Ps 18 data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.