Details overview

Hours 8:35 AM - 2:55 PM
School leader PRINCIPAL - MS. SOPHIE SCAMARDELLA
District New York City Geographic District #31
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Music
Visual arts

Classes

2
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

3
Facilities
including: Playground
Facilities Cafeteria
Library
Playground
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 33% 19%
White 33% 48%
Hispanic 27% 23%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 9%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 1%
Two or more races 1% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 3% 8%
Female 49% 49%
N/A 51% 51%
Male 51% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 67% 43%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Clubs Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 5:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA

Teachers

World languages spoken by staff Spanish
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Chinese, Italian

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 40% 39%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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