P.S. 189 School

2580 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10040 | (212) 927-8303
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 1,069
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Theresa Luger
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: 1,069
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 73.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 532 (49.8%)
  • Females: 537 (50.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 189 School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black80.7%
Asian40.4%
Hispanic1,05198.3%
White60.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 189 School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten363.4%
Kindergarten16715.6%
1st Grade16215.2%
2nd Grade16015.0%
3rd Grade16715.6%
4th Grade14613.7%
5th Grade16015.0%
Ungraded716.6%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 91-100%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
5.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
1.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
40.0%
District:
39.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
18.0%
District:
17.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
35.0%
District:
28.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
1.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
1.0%
District:
7.0%
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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  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 19, 2008
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