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About This School

P.S. 51 is a public elementary school in New York. The principal of P.S. 51 is MS. MAGDALY SAINT-JUSTE, who can be contacted at msaintj@schools.nyc.gov. 249 students go to P.S. 51 and identify mostly as Asian; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 23% of the P.S. 51 students have "limited English proficiency." 77% of the 249 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at P.S. 51 is 11:1. P.S. 56 Harry Eichler is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Asian 50% %
Black, non-Hispanic 5% 31%
Hispanic 46% 35%
Asian/Pacific Islander 35% 23%
White, non-Hispanic 12% 10%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 0.6%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 77% 80%
Limited English proficiency 23% 10%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    I am a former student. P.S.51 was the greatest school with the best teachers. Thank you all for the great memories and the best school experience.<3

  • (4 years ago)

    PS 51 is just the right size. I find its building welcoming for the little ones. The staff genuinely care for the kids. The curriculum is excellent. My kids education has been enhanced by workshops and field trips. The principal is great -- very knowledgeable and approachable which is very important to me. The parent coordinator is also very interested in parental involvement and does her best to encourage parents to actively participate in their kids' schooling. I am very happy that my kids are at this school.

  • (4 years ago)

    Two of my kids went to PS51.....love the principal Ms Saint-Juste.The teachers are all great teachers....My son loves Ms. Gerber.

  • (5 years ago)

    My two kids started from P.S.51 and are doing excellent in their education. The Staff and the teachers are so friendly and nice. Also it is a small school. Now my youngest has started going and I like the new Prinicipal and have full faith that the kids here will be given the best of education and care under her leadership.

  • (6 years ago)

    My child just moved here from out of state and with in a week she improved in all the areas she was struggling in at her last school. The staff is very friendly and caring.

  • (6 years ago)

    It's a good school and the principal is very nice.

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