P.S. 28 Wright Brothers School

475 West 155th St, New York, NY 10032 | (212) 690-3014
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 862
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 475 W 155th St, New York, NY 10032
  • Principal or Admin: Elsa Nunez
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: 862
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 63.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 443 (51.4%)
  • Females: 419 (48.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 28 Wright Brothers School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black12114.0%
Asian60.7%
Hispanic72584.1%
White91.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 28 Wright Brothers School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten364.2%
Kindergarten11913.8%
1st Grade14016.2%
2nd Grade13415.5%
3rd Grade14116.4%
4th Grade12714.7%
5th Grade9811.4%
Ungraded677.8%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 91-100%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
92.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
1.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
1.0%
District:
2.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
9.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
6.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
7.0%
District:
6.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
6.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
29.0%
District:
39.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
15.0%
District:
17.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
21.0%
District:
28.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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