Ps 82

230 Easton Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14215
(716) 816-4070
1

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-4 514 students 13 students/teacher (NY avg is 13)

Test Scores by grade

5%
13%
32%
17%
16%
42%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

Beginning in the 2012-2013 school year, the New York State Department of Instruction implemented new assessments designed to be aligned with the Common Core State Standards. The new standards for proficiency in these subjects are higher than in previous years and the percent of students earning a proficient score is expected to be lower as a result of this change. See http://www.engageny.org/sites/default/files/resource/attachments/test_score_release_letter_to_parents.pdf from New York's Commissioner of Education for more information on these changes. In 2013-2014 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in Science. At present 2013-14 results are available only for English language arts and math. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to mee
  • This school in 2014
  • Buffalo City School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

4%
15%
33%
6%
16%
43%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

Beginning in the 2012-2013 school year, the New York State Department of Instruction implemented new assessments designed to be aligned with the Common Core State Standards. The new standards for proficiency in these subjects are higher than in previous years and the percent of students earning a proficient score is expected to be lower as a result of this change. See http://www.engageny.org/sites/default/files/resource/attachments/test_score_release_letter_to_parents.pdf from New York's Commissioner of Education for more information on these changes. In 2013-2014 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in Science. At present 2013-14 results are available only for English language arts and math. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to mee
  • This school in 2014
  • Buffalo City School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Ps 82 is a public elementary school in Buffalo. The principal of Ps 82 is PRINCIPAL - MS. DENISE SEGARS-MCPHATTER and can be contacted at dsegarsmcphatter@buffaloschools.org. 514 children attend Ps 82 and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 0% of the Ps 82 students are "limited in English proficiency." 95% of the 514 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Ps 82 is 13:1. Ps 61 is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 85% 57%
White, non-Hispanic 6% 24%
Hispanic 5% 15%
Multiracial 3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 1%
Asian 0.2% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 95% 79%
Limited English proficiency 0% 11%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (2 years ago)

    Great School need more parent involvement Kids need to be motivated by the parents. Maybe have an parent training class at the school.

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