P.S. 198 Isador & Ida Straus School

1700 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10128 | (212) 289-3702
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 542
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Sharon Jeffrey-Roebuck

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 542
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 45.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 291 (53.7%)
  • Females: 251 (46.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 198 Isador & Ida Straus School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian61.1%
Black12823.6%
Asian6111.3%
Hispanic26448.7%
White8315.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 198 Isador & Ida Straus School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten529.6%
Kindergarten6712.4%
1st Grade8014.8%
2nd Grade7614.0%
3rd Grade7413.7%
4th Grade6411.8%
5th Grade6612.2%
Ungraded6311.6%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
3.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
2.0%
District:
2.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
7.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
11.0%
District:
8.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
20.0%
District:
11.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
17.0%
District:
44.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
2.0%
District:
15.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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