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  • Title 1 Data about Title 1 status comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education.
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PS 78 the Stapleton Lighthouse Community School

  • (718) 442-3094
  • Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.
  • 35 Hill St
  • Staten Island, NY 10304
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PS 78 the Stapleton Lighthouse Community School is an urban public school in Staten Island, New York that is part of New York City Dept Of Ed. It serves 480 students in Pre-K - 5 with a student/teacher ratio of 7.4:1. Its teachers have had 255 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Grades Served
    Pre-K - 5
  • Students
    480
  • Teachers
    65

PS 78 the Stapleton Lighthouse Community School Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.

  • (718) 442-3094
  • 35 Hill St
  • Staten Island, NY 10304

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PS 78 the Stapleton Lighthouse Community School Demographics

95%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch Data about students' economic need comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. Learn more
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
90%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Data about school demographics comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. The numbers in this chart may not add up to 100% because of limitations in the available data.

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PS 78 the Stapleton Lighthouse Community School

$124,787
raised using DonorsChoose
255
projects funded
49
teachers funded
742
donors
32
projects for basic supplies
37
projects for technology
29
projects for books
17
projects for art supplies

PS 78 the Stapleton Lighthouse Community School has received support from 498 individuals from New York and 244 individuals out-of-state.

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