Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 77% 19%
Hispanic 11% 23%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 11% 9%
White 1% 48%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 10% 8%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 79% 43%
Female 51% 49%
Male 49% 51%
Source: See notes

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Programs

Classes

Music Choir / Chorus

Support

Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Hearing impairments
Speech and language impairments
Specific learning disabilities

Awards

Academic award New York State Closing The Gap School.
Year received 2006

Culture

Parent involvement Parents are trained as learning leaders to work with small groups of children.We have an active P.A.that runs many events in the school.We have partnerships with Brooklyn College,Ballet Tech. NYC Police Dept.,Rotunda Gallery. Brooklyn Historical Society.
Students typically continue on to these schools I.S. 240
  I.S. 234
  I. S. 381

Teachers

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 44% 39%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options None

Sources

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