P.S. 277 School

519 St Ann's Ave, Bronx, NY 10455 | (718) 292-3594
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 519
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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: Cheryl Tyler
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: 519
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 52.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 273 (52.6%)
  • Females: 246 (47.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 277 School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian51.0%
Black11922.9%
Asian30.6%
Hispanic38774.6%
White51.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 277 School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten479.1%
Kindergarten6512.5%
1st Grade6612.7%
2nd Grade6312.1%
3rd Grade7614.6%
4th Grade6612.7%
5th Grade6612.7%
Ungraded7013.5%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 91-100%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
90.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
2.0%
District:
10.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
15.0%
District:
16.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
30.0%
District:
33.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
6.0%
District:
15.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
8.0%
District:
19.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
6.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
6.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
3.0%
District:
8.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for P.S. 277 School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 01, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • PS 277 is a warm and caring school with wonderful teachers, small class size and extra curricular activities such as swimming and tennis lessons.In the past year the scores on state tests have improved dramatically.

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