P.S. 43 Jonas Bronck School

165 Brown Place, Bronx, NY 10454 | (718) 292-4502
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 464
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3 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 165 Brown Pl, Bronx, NY 10454
  • Principal or Admin: Giovanna Delucchi
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: 464
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 45.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 229 (49.4%)
  • Females: 235 (50.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 43 Jonas Bronck School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black12927.8%
Asian20.4%
Hispanic33071.1%
White20.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 43 Jonas Bronck School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten5211.2%
Kindergarten5712.3%
1st Grade8418.1%
2nd Grade6413.8%
3rd Grade6012.9%
4th Grade5511.9%
5th Grade5111.0%
Ungraded418.8%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 91-100%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
91.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
11.0%
District:
10.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
2.0%
District:
3.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
2.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
1.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
2.0%
District:
8.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
4.0%
District:
16.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
51.0%
District:
33.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
7.0%
District:
15.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
33.0%
District:
19.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3

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2 reviews for P.S. 43 Jonas Bronck School

  • Reviewed by Student on January 02, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is very good I love it.even I go 2 this school n I'm in 5th grade.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 02, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is the best I actually go 2 this school.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that P.S. 43 Jonas Bronck School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on NYSTP state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies

NYSTP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201037.5%30.6%54.7%
200961.2%52.9%75.8%
200840.3%37.7%70.1%
 
Math Test
201047.4%36.2%59.1%
200994.2%84.5%92.9%
200877.9%77.0%89.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201050.9%26.5%56.7%
200945.9%50.4%76.9%
200846.6%38.1%71.1%
 
Math Test
201053.4%36.6%63.8%
200980.0%73.0%87.2%
200872.3%62.7%83.8%
 
Science Test
201090.0%71.0%89.0%
200988.0%67.0%88.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201037.7%26.1%52.5%
200966.6%58.5%82.2%
200850.0%51.2%77.6%
 
Math Test
201067.7%40.8%64.6%
200964.1%71.0%88.1%
200851.8%60.2%83.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201095.0%61.0%86.0%
200971.0%58.0%86.0%
 
Source: NY Department of Education 2009-2010

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