PS 188 Kingsbury

Overview

Student Enrollment
693
Best Elementary School in New York
#18
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Pre-Kindergarten to 5th grade
School District NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #26
Type Public
 Phone (718)464-5768
 Location 218-12 HARTLAND AVE
FLUSHING, NY 11364
Charter School No

PS 188 Kingsbury has an academic rating significantly above the average for New York elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 18th in the best public elementary 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.

Racial Demographics

The PS 188 Kingsbury student body is mainly Asian Pacific with a significant White population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White31.6%219
Black2.2%15
Hispanic7.1%49
Asian Pacific57.1%396
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races2%14

Family Income

vs. other New York elementary schools
Upper 17.9%

14.4% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the New York elementary school median of 44.7%. By this measure, PS 188 KINGSBURY students are largely upper income and rank 448th in New York for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Pre-K36
Kindergarten118
1st Grade128
2nd Grade129
3rd Grade96
4th Grade100
5th Grade86
Total693

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
82%
Rank in New York
18th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at PS 188 Kingsbury scored an average 82% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the New York State Education Department. Performance is significantly above the state elementary school median of 36% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.7% of New York elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls90% to 94%*80% to 84%*
Boys80% to 84%*65% to 69%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander90% to 94%*80% to 84%*
Black50% or more*suppressed*
Hispanic60% to 79%*60% to 79%*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White80% to 84%*60% to 64%*
With Disabilites21% to 39%*20% or less*
Limited Englishless than 50%*less than 50%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Location

PS 188 Kingsbury
218-12 HARTLAND AVE
FLUSHING, NY
11364
(718)464-5768

10 out of 10 1

District

NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #26
BAYSIDE, NY