P.S. 199 Jesse Isador Straus School

270 West 70th St, New York, NY 10023 | (212) 799-1033
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 735
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4 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 270 W 70th St, New York, NY 10023
  • Principal or Admin: Katy Rosen

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 735
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 47.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 396 (53.9%)
  • Females: 339 (46.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 199 Jesse Isador Straus School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.7%
Black364.9%
Asian9312.7%
Hispanic8010.9%
White52170.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 199 Jesse Isador Straus School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten17223.4%
1st Grade14219.3%
2nd Grade13618.5%
3rd Grade9512.9%
4th Grade10013.6%
5th Grade7510.2%
Ungraded152.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 1-10%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
95.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
15.0%
District:
10.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
50.0%
District:
40.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
34.0%
District:
20.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
20.0%
District:
25.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
4.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
10.0%
District:
9.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4

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4 out of 5 | 1 Review
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1 review for P.S. 199 Jesse Isador Straus School

  • Reviewed by Student on June 19, 2009
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school is a place where you enter to the building you feel at home
    the staff there are amazing and will take good care of all that enter the building.

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