Details overview

Hours 08:00 AM - 02:20 PM
School leader PRINCIPAL - MS. IRINA CABELLO
District Nyc Geog District #21 - Brooklyn
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 54

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school College preparatory
STEM
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Career and Tech (vocational)
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Special Education
Technology
Visual arts
World languages

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
3
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
8
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Theory
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Arabic
Chinese - Cantonese
Chinese - Mandarin
French
German
Italian
Russian
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None

Support

13
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Library
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
Special education program details ICT, SETTS, 12:1:1
Special education programs Inclusive classroom
Self-contained classroom
Special education resource room
English Language Learner programs Integrated group classrooms

Early childhood program

Type of center In-school
Early childhood starting age 4 years old
Certified and/or licensed Yes
Accredited Yes
Days open Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Preschool meals offered Breakfast
Lunch
Afternoon Snack
Required credentials for lead staff Teaching credential
% of early learning staff that holds a credential or certification 76%-100%
Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 18
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 25
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 32

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 48% 9%
White 30% 46%
Hispanic 21% 25%
Two or more races 1% 2%
Black 1% 18%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 50% 49%
Male 50% 51%
Special education 20% N/A
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 57% 53%
English Language Learners 23% N/A
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Baseball
7
Boys Sports
including: PE classes
Girls sports Baseball
Basketball
Kickball
PE classes
Soccer
Softball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Kickball
PE classes
Soccer
Softball
Track
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:30 AM
After school end time 04:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Students typically continue on to these schools Mark Twain is 239 for the Gifted and Talented
  I.S. 98 Bay Academy
  Is 228 David A Boody
Parent involvement details Monthly Breakfast with the Principal, monthly Parent Volunteer Day, PTA meetings, school website, backpacked information, phone blast.
Approach to addressing and preventing bullying We take a preventative approach through lessons, mediations, assemblies. There is no tolerance for bullying.

Awards

Community service award Respect for All School
Year received 2015

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Security personnel
Staff Assistant principal
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
School counselor
School psychologist
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Arabic
Cantonese
Mandarin
Hebrew
Italian
Russian
Spanish

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 55% 39%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Transportation provided for special education students
Accessible via public transportation

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Zoned school
Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone

Sources

Student diversity NYSED, 2014-2015
Students by group NYSED, 2014-2015
Teacher characteristics NYSED, 2011-2012