P.S. 234 School

3015 29th St, Astoria, NY 11102 | (718) 932-5650
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 688
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 30-15 29th St, Astoria, NY 11102
  • Principal or Admin: Thea Pallos
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: 688
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 51.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 317 (46.1%)
  • Females: 371 (53.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 234 School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black202.9%
Asian18727.2%
Hispanic30744.6%
White17425.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 234 School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten365.2%
Kindergarten10014.5%
1st Grade10315.0%
2nd Grade11116.1%
3rd Grade10615.4%
4th Grade10515.3%
5th Grade9113.2%
Ungraded365.2%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
1.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
4.0%
District:
5.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
41.0%
District:
51.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
15.0%
District:
12.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
27.0%
District:
20.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
2.0%
District:
5.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
1.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
1.0%
District:
5.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for P.S. 234 School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 16, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is very unique in terms of its multicultural and ethnic background. The staff is very friendly and cooperative. My child loves going to school and I am comfortable with the education level and quality of teachers.

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