P.S. 242 School

2966 137th St, Flushing, NY 11354 | (718) 445-2902
  • Grades: KG-3
  • Student Enrollment: 374
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 29-66 137th St, Flushing, NY 11354
  • Principal or Admin: Patricia Costa

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 374
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 36.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 184 (49.2%)
  • Females: 190 (50.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 242 School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black143.7%
Asian27272.7%
Hispanic6216.6%
White267.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 242 School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten10528.1%
1st Grade8422.5%
2nd Grade6918.4%
3rd Grade6818.2%
Ungraded4812.8%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 61-70%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
95.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
6.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
50.0%
District:
56.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
14.0%
District:
3.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
11.0%
District:
4.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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