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427 38th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11232

(718) 832-9366
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November 23, 2014
I'm grateful that PS 24 is a school where my daughter feels safe. A safe enviorenment is necessary for growth and learning. However, when it comes to accademics I find that the school is not as rigorous as it should be. I wish that they were to best equip our children in the tools necessary for success.

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April 21, 2014
Curriculum is useless. Some teachers show no effort. Security non existent. Recess time is like a free for all, kids running around hitting each other. Transferring my kids.

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April 17, 2014
Administration awful. Not the principal or Secretary.Everyone else is focused on gossip. The curriculum awful. They really need to focus more on the children and stop worrying about other things.

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March 11, 2014
I pulled my son out of the program because I felt he was having a hard time with reading and writing in both languages and figured he should focus on his English which is his main language. Switching him only made me more aware that it's the curriculum the school goes by that DOESN'T MAKE SENSE! Children are sent home with homework of lessons they haven't learned yet. What about the lesson they learned that day? Also, there are NO RECOMMENDATIONS on books, or strategies on preparing the children for the state exams! Did I mention they aren't allowed to bring their workbooks home to help with their homework? This just doesn't make any sense to me. I was told my son was in jeopardy of getting left behind 2 months before the state exam. The amount of teacher/parent communication before this point was ZERO!!! Why was I told at the end point and not when the child first showed signs of not meeting grade level expectations?!!? Overall I am VERY disappointed in the way this school 1. teaches and 2. Parent/Teacher communications. No child left behind is something most parents have raved about with this school. I guess the new Principal has her own way of things.

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September 28, 2013
my school is multicultural. the school has a dual language program offered from grades pre-k-5. it is an awesome school the staff is as well very helpful.

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September 21, 2012
I love PS24 because it dosnt leave a child behind and they also have the dual language program in which students learn inglish and spanish.

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May 10, 2010
I love P.S. 24 because It does not leave a child behind in studie. Any help provided to the school is distributed to help children suceed to the max.

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May 08, 2010
My daughter had a wonderful experience at this school. She is bilingual and is in middle school now and doing great both academically and socially.

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May 08, 2010
I love P.S. 24 because it values and appreciates student's diversity and one way they do this is through thier dual language program where they mantain and enrich students first language, Spanish.

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April 24, 2010
Great, loving, bi-lingual school that focuses on social and emotional learning!

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November 01, 2009
This is a great place to be a kid. Seriously, we love being a part of this school...

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October 08, 2009
I am very proud of my school because I always see them trying to improve the education of my child, trying to find new ways to involve the community in everything they are doing.

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November 29, 2004
I was a volunteer at PS 24 when my daughter went to the Universal Pre-K program. As a volunteer and as a parent I learned many skills that have helped me to reinforce my daughter's education. The teachers were well prepared and very patient with the children.

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Ps 24
427 38th Street, Brooklyn, NY  11232
(718) 832-9366
Last modified Ps 24 is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 2 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Ps 24 Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 16 reviews. Top