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This is my daughter's first year in is230 the transition we thought it was going to be difficult for our daughter,but it been so easy,they have a great staff from top to bottom,the police safety they have they are very professional and polite,also teachers,substitutes,coaches,parent coordinator and the list just can go on as i said before from top to botton they are the best.principal is so professional polite very well educated,he is one of those person you don't find easy on this times. I will recommend to anyone to bring their kids to this school is very pleasant for us to have our daughter with them.



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My school is THE BEST!!! It has very good teachers and after school clubs. We have the best Talent shows and the best principle. The students are great too. There hasnt been any bullying and i have never got bullied at all. THE BEST SCHOOL IS I.S.230




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This school is awesome! The after-school programs are so much fun, and all the teachers there are very nice. There are many overnight trips throughout the year. The only thing that the school lacks is a playground...



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This school seems academically sound. They offer students diverse and challenging classes. They also provide students with various after-school activities like Art, Drama, and Music. In addition to the academic and extra-curricular activities, they also host several educational and entertaining day and overnight (2 day/3 night) trips during the semester. My concern is the level of staff attentiveness to the students' academic well-being. i understand homework is not often check and students are assigned homework on topics that were not covered. Also, staff seems to be more concerned about non-academic activities than teaching.



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This is a good school. offer honor programs as well as good academic preparation. My daughter went to this school and there is a safety environment and good teachers.




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Dangerous environment for children, would not reccomend a child to come to the school at all.



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This was a great school! The class sizes were big and the school was small, but that is to be expected from a NYCDOE public school. The academics were challenging enough and the teachers were kind and supportive. The honor's class probably received a bit more attention, but the entire school was looked after very well. The student body and staff is extremely diverse and it is a great place to be for middle school because it not only takes a child out of elementary school, but preps them for high school as well. To the person who said the breakfast and lunch programs need to be cut, I completely disagree. More than half of the students rely on the school food. Some parents are extremely busy and don't have time to pack a proper nutritious lunch or perhaps the students aren't able to get breakfast at home. Public schools foster children of all demographics and financial backgrounds.



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IM LOOKING FOR A GRATE SCHOOL FOR MY DAUGHTER SHE IS IN 5TH GRADE GOIMG TO 6 GRADE PLEASE LET ME KNOW ANY CHANGES IN THIS SCHOOL




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Most of my classmates went to this school and I have watched them become corrupted, but I have been unable to do anything about it. The staff is good, and this school is high tech, but they have not been able to instill good values into their students.



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the worst experience so far. HELP they have done 0 for a very good student. the administratic=ve part is the worst. please dont send your kid here not at all.

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Last modified Is 230 is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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