Life Sciences Secondary School

320 East 96th St, New York, NY 10128 | (212) 348-1694
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Student Enrollment: 702
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 320 E 96th St, New York, NY 10128
  • Principal or Admin: Genevieve Stanislaus
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 702
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 41.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 376 (53.6%)
  • Females: 326 (46.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Life Sciences Secondary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian60.9%
Black21230.2%
Asian152.1%
Hispanic45765.1%
White121.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Life Sciences Secondary School
  Number Percent
6th Grade355.0%
7th Grade375.3%
8th Grade486.8%
9th Grade14520.7%
10th Grade13619.4%
11th Grade11816.8%
12th Grade10615.1%
Ungraded7711.0%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
85.0%
District:
66.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
74.0%
District:
76.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
3.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
3.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
86.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
4.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
21.0%
District:
11.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
33.0%
District:
44.0%
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:
35.0%
District:
18.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
2.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
1.0%
District:
6.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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