P.S. 40 Augustus Street Gardens School

320 East 20th St, New York, NY 10003 | (212) 475-5500
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 582
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 320 E 20th St, New York, NY 10003
  • Principal or Admin: Susan Felder

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 582
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 40.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 315 (54.1%)
  • Females: 267 (45.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 40 Augustus Street Gardens School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian71.2%
Black427.2%
Asian8214.1%
Hispanic6411.0%
White38766.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 40 Augustus Street Gardens School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten366.2%
Kindergarten10618.2%
1st Grade8013.7%
2nd Grade7512.9%
3rd Grade7012.0%
4th Grade6511.2%
5th Grade7613.1%
Ungraded7412.7%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 11-20%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
95.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
1.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
15.0%
District:
11.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
35.0%
District:
44.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
14.0%
District:
15.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
6.0%
District:
8.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for P.S. 40 Augustus Street Gardens School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 29, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The name of this school is actually 'PS40 Augustus St. Gauden's Elementary School'. My daughter attended k-5 and graduated last year. It's a very warm and nurturing yet academic learning environment. She loved it there and so did we.
    The principle and staff are just great.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on April 21, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I went to this school from K-5th grade and loved it!!

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