Ps 188 Kingsbury

Public PK, KG-5

 218-12 Hartland Ave
       Flushing, NY  11364-3532


 (929) 600-5683

District: New York City Geographic District #26

SchoolDigger Rank:
36th of 2,395 New York Elementary Schools


Student/teacher ratio:  18.2
Number of students:  717

Racial breakdown:
Asian:
59.4%
White:
27.9%
Hispanic:
7.4%
Free/discounted lunch recipients:  22.5%

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We updated the 2017-18 rankings and test scores for this school on Wednesday, September 26, 2018.


Performance Trends
Compare Details In 2018, Ps 188 Kingsbury ranked better than 98.5% of elementary schools in New York. It also ranked 2nd among 21 ranked elementary schools in the New York City Geographic District #26. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2018 the calculated Average Standard Score was 95.17. (See more...)
Student Body
Compare Details Racial makeup is: Asian (59.4%), White (27.9%), Hispanic (7.4%). (See more...)
Compare Details 22.5% of students are receiving a free or discounted lunch. (See more...)
Teachers
Compare Details The student/teacher ratio at Ps 188 Kingsbury is 18.2. 19 elementary schools in the New York City Geographic District #26 have better student/teacher ratios. (See more...)
Compare Ps 188 Kingsbury employs 39.2 full-time teachers.
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Schooldigger 2018 Rankings:

Ps 188 Kingsbury:

SchoolDigger ranks Ps 188 Kingsbury 36th of 2395 New York public elementary schools. (See Ps 188 Kingsbury in the ranking list.)

New York City Geographic District #26:

SchoolDigger ranks New York City Geographic District #26 130th of 810 New York school districts. (See district ranking list.)

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Rank History for Ps 188 Kingsbury

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Elementary Schools NY State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2006 89.69 10th 2206 99.5%
2007 87.80 35th 2219 98.4%
2008 88.37 7th 2227 99.7%
2009 86.76 10th 2257 99.6%
2010 92.92 10th 2263 99.6%
2011 94.35 5th 2286 99.8%
2012 94.11 7th 2320 99.7%
2013 97.23 6th 2325 99.7%
2014 96.93 9th 2345 99.6%
2015 95.97 18th 2352 99.2%
2016 96.34 14th 2366 99.4%
2017 96.43 17th 2386 99.3%
2018 95.17 36th 2395 98.5%

Data source: test scores: NY State Education Department, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

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by a student
Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Open Quote I went to P.S.188 for seven years and I loved every second of it. I didn’t even want to miss school. Especially in fifth grade I knew if I didn’t go to school I would miss out on fun things! I like loved ps188. Close Quote


by a parent
Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Open Quote My daughter transferred from PS203 to PS188 for Kindergarten. The teachers are very nice and the school has strong academic focus, especially for reading and writing. There are not as much art/music/drama programs as at PS203. Great parent-teacher communication and PTA involvement. Close Quote


Enrollment information for Ps 188 Kingsbury

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
1989 265 56 51 18 0 n/a n/a 0 390
1990 265 46 63 20 0 n/a n/a 0 394
1991 255 37 60 12 2 n/a n/a 0 366
1992 224 34 66 14 0 n/a n/a 0 338
1993 222 40 66 13 2 n/a n/a 0 343
1994 234 34 67 15 1 n/a n/a 0 351
1995 209 24 76 23 1 n/a n/a 0 333
1996 209 24 76 23 1 n/a n/a 0 333
1997 209 28 79 27 2 n/a n/a 0 345
1998 235 28 100 33 2 n/a n/a 0 398
1999 265 32 128 31 1 n/a n/a 0 457
2000 280 33 160 38 2 n/a n/a 0 513
2001 257 40 170 41 1 n/a n/a 0 509
2002 210 49 204 54 0 n/a n/a 0 517
2003 210 49 204 54 0 n/a n/a 0 517
2004 188 50 201 53 0 n/a n/a 0 492
2005 184 41 209 46 0 n/a n/a 0 480
2006 168 34 200 51 0 n/a n/a 0 453
2007 161 18 211 51 0 n/a n/a 0 441
2008 146 18 233 42 0 n/a n/a 0 439
2009 144 16 239 42 0 n/a n/a 0 441
2010 175 19 300 48 1 n/a n/a 0 543
2011 187 20 294 49 1 0 0 0 551
2012 198 19 302 50 1 0 0 0 570
2013 197 20 303 50 0 0 2 0 572
2014 210 15 353 45 0 0 9 0 632
2015 219 15 396 49 0 n/a 14 0 693
2016 223 15 417 52 2 n/a 18 0 727
2017 200 15 426 53 3 1 19 0 717

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Enrollment/Ethnicity
For more information about how the Department of Education defines ethnicity, see Defining Race and Ethnicity Data, National Center for Education Statistics

Students eligible for free or discounted lunch at Ps 188 Kingsbury

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1989 390 21.9 17.8 n/a
1990 394 22.9 17.2 n/a
1991 366 20.9 17.5 n/a
1992 338 18.0 18.7 n/a
1993 343 19.0 18.1 n/a
1994 351 18.9 18.6 n/a
1995 333 21.0 15.9 n/a
1996 333 21.0 15.9 n/a
1997 345 20.0 17.3 14.5
1998 398 21.8 18.3 10.6
1999 457 24.8 18.4 8.1
2000 513 6.9 74.3 11.9
2001 509 8.8 57.8 17.5
2002 517 n/a n/a n/a
2003 517 n/a n/a n/a
2004 492 n/a n/a n/a
2005 480 28.6 16.8 0.0
2006 453 26.0 17.4 19.2
2007 441 27.0 16.3 16.6
2008 439 28.0 15.7 18.7
2009 441 30.0 14.7 0.0
2010 543 32.0 16.9 n/a
2011 551 31.0 17.7 20.1
2012 570 33.7 16.8 22.1
2013 572 31.0 18.4 25.2
2014 632 36.0 17.5 22.3
2015 693 39.0 17.7 22.2
2016 727 40.0 18.1 23.5
2017 717 39.2 18.2 22.5

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Students eligible for discounted/free lunch
For information about the National School Lunch Program, see the USDA Website

Student/Teacher Ratio Ps 188 Kingsbury

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1989 390 21.9 17.8 n/a
1990 394 22.9 17.2 n/a
1991 366 20.9 17.5 n/a
1992 338 18.0 18.7 n/a
1993 343 19.0 18.1 n/a
1994 351 18.9 18.6 n/a
1995 333 21.0 15.9 n/a
1996 333 21.0 15.9 n/a
1997 345 20.0 17.3 14.5
1998 398 21.8 18.3 10.6
1999 457 24.8 18.4 8.1
2000 513 6.9 74.3 11.9
2001 509 8.8 57.8 17.5
2002 517 n/a n/a n/a
2003 517 n/a n/a n/a
2004 492 n/a n/a n/a
2005 480 28.6 16.8 0.0
2006 453 26.0 17.4 19.2
2007 441 27.0 16.3 16.6
2008 439 28.0 15.7 18.7
2009 441 30.0 14.7 0.0
2010 543 32.0 16.9 n/a
2011 551 31.0 17.7 20.1
2012 570 33.7 16.8 22.1
2013 572 31.0 18.4 25.2
2014 632 36.0 17.5 22.3
2015 693 39.0 17.7 22.2
2016 727 40.0 18.1 23.5
2017 717 39.2 18.2 22.5

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Student-Teacher Ratio
Student/teacher ratio is calculated by dividing the total number of students by the total number of full-time equivalent teachers. Please note that a smaller student/teacher ratio does not necessarily translate to smaller class size. In some instances, schools hire teachers part time, and some teachers are hired for specialized instruction with very small class sizes. These and other factors contribute to the student/teacher ratio. Note: For private schools, Student/teacher ratio may not include Pre-Kindergarten.




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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the NY State Education Department.

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