Middle School (M.s.) 256 Academy and Athletic Excellence

154 West 93rd St, New York, NY 10025 | (212) 222-2857
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 185
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 154 W 93rd St, New York, NY 10025
  • Principal or Admin: Jeffrey Perl
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: 185
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 14.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 108 (58.4%)
  • Females: 77 (41.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Middle School (M.s.) 256 Academy and Athletic Excellence Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black8747.0%
Asian--
Hispanic9350.3%
White52.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Middle School (M.s.) 256 Academy and Athletic Excellence
  Number Percent
6th Grade3820.5%
7th Grade5027.0%
8th Grade5730.8%
Ungraded4021.6%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
3.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
3.0%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
90.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
35.0%
District:
7.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
20.0%
District:
10.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
33.0%
District:
40.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
41.0%
District:
20.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
29.0%
District:
25.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
20.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
19.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
16.0%
District:
8.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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