PS 203 Oakland Gardens

Overview

Student Enrollment
905
Best Elementary School in New York
#20
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Pre-Kindergarten to 5th grade
School District NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #26
Type Public
 Phone (718)423-8652
 Location 53-11 SPRNGFLD BLVD
BAYSIDE, NY 11361
Charter School No

PS 203 Oakland Gardens has an academic rating significantly above the average for New York elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 20th 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 203 Oakland Gardens student body is mostly Asian Pacific with a smaller White population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White16%145
Black2.2%20
Hispanic9.3%84
Asian Pacific70.1%634
Native American Indian0.2%2
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races2.2%20

Family Income

vs. other New York elementary schools
Upper 33%

28.8% 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 203 OAKLAND GARDENS students are largely upper-middle income and rank 827th in New York for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Pre-K54
Kindergarten144
1st Grade144
2nd Grade160
3rd Grade117
4th Grade138
5th Grade148
Total905

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
81%
Rank in New York
20th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at PS 203 Oakland Gardens scored an average 81% 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 1.8% of New York elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls85% to 89%*75% to 79%*
Boys85% to 89%*65% to 69%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander95% or more*80% to 84%*
Black50% or more*50% or more*
Hispanic70% to 79%*50% to 59%*
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White70% to 74%*55% to 59%*
With Disabilites60% to 69%*20% to 29%*
Limited English50% or more*less than 50%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Location

PS 203 Oakland Gardens
53-11 SPRNGFLD BLVD
BAYSIDE, NY
11361
(718)423-8652

10 out of 10 1

District

NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #26
BAYSIDE, NY