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1120 East 10th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11230

(718) 338-9201
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February 01, 2014
Ok, I LOVE this school! All of the teachers are so friendly and amazing! The education is great, and the teachers care about their students... Just, the kids. Many kids are rude and have no manners or respect toward one another or to the staff of the school. Other than the kids there is nothing else I can complain about!

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September 23, 2013
I have a my son in this school and I really like how he is learning alot. I like the teachers. The only thing I dont like is the staff that works in the office. They are always in a bad mood. I dont feel welcome if, I have a question Idont even want to ask because they dont answer or they answer you with an attitude.I hope this change. Thats my only complain. I like P.S.99

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August 23, 2013
My school is new for my family. My son will take G&T K class. We hope this school year will be useful and interesting for my son.

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January 31, 2011
This year marks my last at PS 99. I have put two children through the Sigma Program and I am so pleased with both their overrall challenging academic educations. PS 99 is a place where parents, principal, teachers, pta and staff work together as a team. You feel extrremely welcomed when you come to 99. I am grateful for all of the wonderful people who work and volunteer at 99. You might find other great elementary schools and its the people that make the school great. 99 has such wonderful people working there. Teachers really care about their students. 99 has a safe and secure enviornment. Basically it ranks really high as far as elementary schools go.

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September 28, 2010
PS99 is a great and outstanding school I wouldn't send my kids anywhwere else.

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July 08, 2010
After having 2 children graduate from PS 99 and a third still attending, I continue to be greatful for the involvement from Mrs. Blyberg and Mrs. Diamond in the student's affairs. The assistant principal's are as omnipresent as the teachers and seem to know each one of the kids whose care they are charged with personally. In addition, after having experienced over 12 concecutive years with the teachers in the school, I have yet to meet one that I am dissapointed with.

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June 07, 2010
The quality of education my daughter has received thus far has been top notch! The SIGMA program at P.S. 99 far exceeds my expectations. The quality of a teacher's performance is not a popularity contest, nor is it based on his/hers bedside manner, although in a student/teacher relationship, the desire is to have the best well-rounded experience possible. In short, my daughter is where she is today because of the emphasis on learning and scholastic achievements above and beyond the norm, which she has recieved at P.S. 99.

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May 26, 2010
I think this is an excellent school. The Sigma program is very successful and the teachers could not be better. The teachers really care for the kids and the schoolwork is challenging. My son did great on the state tests and got a very good score in the talent test he took at Mark Twain. This was all thanks to his teacher's hard work. I am not sure waht could have happend to the parent that had a negative review, but my experience with the Sigma program and the teachers at P.S.99 has been very positive.

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May 23, 2010
My daughter is in the 3rd grade Sigma. We were very happy with 1st and 2nd grade, but this year we can t wait when it will be over. Teacher has questionable methods of teaching, more appropriate for boot camp, and not Sigma program.

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March 19, 2010
This school is the worst school you can think of. The food i horrible, it stinks, and the teachers have no self control! not recomended!!!

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September 04, 2008
My daughter is in the Sigma Program at P.S. 99. The academics as well as the extra-curriculum activities are outstanding; the kids are receiving a world class education. the staff is dedicated to the well being of the kids. Hats off to the principal Mr. Pirraglia!

- submitted by a parent

June 03, 2007
My daughter goes to 5th grade. her teacher Mrs. Glatman is one of the gretest teachers she ever had. she is so caring. Mrs Glatman inspired my daughter a great deal to improve her overall standards.

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December 12, 2005
I think this school offers a well rounded academic program for students with fine teachers. There are many extracurricular activities including drama, chorus, music and art. TYhe level of parent activity is high, with a great PTA team that offers bake sales, holiday boutiques and an end of the year carnival for the students in june.

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April 01, 2005
I see the school as fine. No major issues to complain about. My children is in Kindergarten and she is learning things that teachers at other schools are surprised at so to me this is a good thing. Should be after school programs for most mothers that work till 5 pm and need to be home by 6.

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January 30, 2005
Excellent school for children K-8. Safe, friendly environment with dedicated teachers.

- submitted by a student
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Ps 99 Isaac Asimov
1120 East 10th Street, Brooklyn, NY  11230
(718) 338-9201
Last modified Ps 99 Isaac Asimov is a Public school that serves grades PK-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Ps 99 Isaac Asimov Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 16 reviews. Top