|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||6th grade to 9th grade|
|School District||NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT # 2|
|Location||319 E 19TH ST
NEW YORK, NY 10003
Ms 255 Salk School Of Science has an academic rating significantly above the average for New York middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 2nd in the best public middle schools in New York.
Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.
The Ms 255 Salk School Of Science student body is primarily White with a sizeable Asian Pacific population and has medium racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.3%||1|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||2.5%||9|
9% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the New York middle school median of 44.9%. By this measure, MS 255 SALK SCHOOL OF SCIENCE students are largely upper income and rank 82nd in New York for middle school student family income.
Students at Ms 255 Salk School Of Science scored an average 90% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the New York State Education Department. Performance is significantly above the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.1% of New York middle schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||90% to 94%*||95% or more*|
|Boys||85% to 89%*||85% to 89%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||95% or more*||95% or more*|
|Black||50% or more*||50% or more*|
|Hispanic||60% to 79%*||60% to 79%*|
|Multiracial||50% or more*||50% or more*|
|White||90% to 94%*||90% to 94%*|
|With Disabilites||50% to 59%*||50% to 59%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
Ms 255 Salk School Of Science
319 E 19TH ST
NEW YORK, NY
NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT # 2
NEW YORK, NY