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Ps 188 The Island School Overview

Ps 188 The Island School is a part of the New York City Geographic District # 1 school district in New York, New York. As of our last data update the school employs 34.00 full-time teachers. There are 389 students of which 355 receive a free lunch and 4 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

PS 188 THE ISLAND SCHOOL
442 EAST HOUSTON ST
NEW YORK, NY 10002

Mailing Address

PS 188 THE ISLAND SCHOOL
442 E HOUSTON ST
NEW YORK, NY 10002

General Information

Level: Primary / Elementary School
District: New York City Geographic District # 1
Phone Number: 212-677-5710
School ID: 360007604869
Full-time Teachers: 34.00
Total Students: 389
Eligible for Free Lunch: 355
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 4

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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 11.44 students per full-time teacher compared to the New York average of 13.42 students per full-time teacher.

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Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Ps 188 The Island School Values
Legend mark for state points - New York Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.


Assessment Testing Scores and Results

New York Grade 3-8 ELA and Math Scores
Test TypeTotal TestedMean ScoresLevel 1Level 2Level 3Level 4
Grade 3 ELA 47 285 53% 32% 13% 2%
Grade 4 ELA 45 283 47% 49% 4% 0%
Grade 5 ELA 44 273 64% 27% 9% 0%
Grade 6 ELA 43 280 53% 47% 0% 0%
Grade 7 ELA 65 275 58% 32% 9% 0%
Grade 8 ELA 56 296 21% 63% 13% 4%
Grade 3 Math 47 289 40% 34% 19% 6%
Grade 4 Math 47 279 49% 40% 11% 0%
Grade 5 Math 45 276 60% 36% 4% 0%
Grade 6 Math 46 295 26% 46% 15% 13%
Grade 7 Math 65 287 57% 31% 11% 2%
Grade 8 Math 59 294 31% 58% 8% 3%

*Denotes a value that is not applicable (e.g. too few scores to be statistically significant).
Source: New York ELA and Math Examination 2013-2014 http://schools.nyc.gov/Accountability/resources/testing/default.htm

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students47%55%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students32%29%
Math: All Female40-44%50-54%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female25-29%30-34%
Math: All Male50-54%55-59%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male35-39%25-29%
Math: 3rd Grade40-59%50-59%
Reading and Language Arts: 3rd Grade40-59%30-39%
Math: 4th Grade60-79%60-79%
Reading and Language Arts: 4th Grade40-59%21-39%
Math: 5th Grade50-59%50-59%
Reading and Language Arts: 5th Grade40-49%20-29%
Math: 6th Grade50-59%40-49%
Reading and Language Arts: 6th Grade20-29%20-29%
Math: 7th Grade40-49%40-49%
Reading and Language Arts: 7th Grade11-19%30-39%
Math: 8th Grade20-29%70-79%
Reading and Language Arts: 8th Grade20-29%20-29%
Notes:
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for New York County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for New York County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for PS 188 THE ISLAND SCHOOL

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Sources:
1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 - http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey