P.S. 191 Amsterdam School

210 West 61st St, New York, NY 10023 | (212) 757-4343
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 481
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 210 W 61st St, New York, NY 10023
  • Principal or Admin: Sandra Perez
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: 481
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 37.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 225 (46.8%)
  • Females: 256 (53.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 191 Amsterdam School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black20542.6%
Asian234.8%
Hispanic21143.9%
White418.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 191 Amsterdam School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten367.5%
Kindergarten387.9%
1st Grade367.5%
2nd Grade347.1%
3rd Grade408.3%
4th Grade377.7%
5th Grade408.3%
6th Grade6012.5%
7th Grade5611.6%
8th Grade6413.3%
Ungraded408.3%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
91.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
4.0%
District:
7.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
11.0%
District:
10.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
39.0%
District:
40.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
20.0%
District:
20.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
15.0%
District:
25.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
2.0%
District:
9.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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