Middle School for the Arts

790 East New York Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11230 | (718) 773-3343
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 339
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5 out of 5 | 5 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 790 E New York Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11230
  • Principal or Admin: Susan Hobson-Ransom
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 339
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 27.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 170 (50.1%)
  • Females: 169 (49.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Middle School for the Arts Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black31693.2%
Asian--
Hispanic216.2%
White20.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Middle School for the Arts
  Number Percent
6th Grade9026.5%
7th Grade10631.3%
8th Grade9929.2%
Ungraded4413.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 91-100%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
89.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
21.0%
District:
7.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
30.0%
District:
15.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
33.0%
District:
24.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
7.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
18.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
17.0%
District:
6.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
50.0%
District:
43.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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5 reviews for Middle School for the Arts

  • Reviewed by Student on December 19, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i enjoyed the christmas show it was the bom
  • Reviewed by Former Student on December 12, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • you learn better in all grades not over crowded make a whole lot of friend fun assembely and programs like student goverment
  • Reviewed by Teacher on December 12, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • good school come and register for it you will be pleased .we want our school to continue to grow and flourish so get our school notice
  • Reviewed by Student on December 12, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • its a good school for talented kids for dance ,singing ,hip-pop chorus ,drama ,art and so on you will be very happy you chosed this school so come on and registerd .
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 08, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • needs to see the curriculum and grading

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