Ps 298 Dr Betty Shabazz

Unclaimed
1/10
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Reviews
14
Grades
PK-5
Students
266
Type
Public
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This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform below average on state tests, are making below average year-over-year academic improvement, ... More

Academics
1/10
Test scores
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Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This suggests that students at this school are likely not performing at grade level.


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Subject
% Proficient
Math
7%
State avg: 43%
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English
13%
State avg: 39%
Details
2/10
Student progress

Very concerning:

Students at this school are making far less academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

Depending on where the school's test scores start, student progress (also known as student growth) means different things.

Very low progress with low test scores means students are starting at a low point and falling even farther behind their peers.

Very low progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills but that students in this school are making smaller gains than similar students in other schools.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to improve its programs.

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Students
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Black
67%
Hispanic
25%
American Indian/Alaska Native
6%
White
2%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
10 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
302 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
93%
State avg: 92%
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14 Reviews
3 out of 5 stars
5 2
4 0
3 2
2 1
1 3
Neighborhood
85 Watkins Street
Brooklyn, NY 11212
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Last modified: June 20, 2017
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