P.S. 170 School

1598 Townsend Ave, Bronx, NY 10452 | (718) 583-0662
  • Grades: KG-2
  • Student Enrollment: 234
Rating
Not Available

5 out of 5 | 1 Review
Find Old Friends From P.S. 170 School

Use the form below to search for alumni from P.S. 170 School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 234 elementary school students from grades KG-2
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Nancy Romas
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: 234
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 22.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 117 (50.0%)
  • Females: 117 (50.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 170 School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.4%
Black5021.4%
Asian31.3%
Hispanic18076.9%
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 170 School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6829.1%
1st Grade7331.2%
2nd Grade7532.1%
Ungraded187.7%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
9.0%
District:
4.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
9.0%
District:
10.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
19.0%
District:
12.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
8.0%
District:
10.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
14.0%
District:
16.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
23.0%
District:
32.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
5.0%
District:
21.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 5

5
5 out of 5 | 1 Review
The Overall Rating is the school's average rating from parents, students, school faculty and staff. The highest rating is five apples and the lowest is one apple.

Share Your Review About This School

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

1 review for P.S. 170 School

  • Reviewed by Student on July 22, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school is the best the janitors are great and good friends the teachers are gfun and creative the principal has great ideas and knows how to conltrol the children

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
P.S. 204 Morris Heights School
KG-5 | 318 Students | 0.3 miles away
Not Yet Rated
P.S. 64 Pura Belpre School
KG-5 | 861 Students | 0.3 miles away
Not Yet Rated
P.S. 70 Max Schoenfeld School
KG-5 | 1,383 Students | 0.3 miles away

3 out of 5
P.S. 199x-The Shakespeare School
PK-5 | 762 Students | 0.4 miles away
Not Yet Rated
P.S. 88 S. Silverstein Little Sparrow School
KG-3 | 292 Students | 0.5 miles away
Not Yet Rated
P.S. 109 Sedgwick School
PK-5 | 753 Students | 0.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated
P.S. 306 School
KG-5 | 723 Students | 0.6 miles away

5 out of 5
P.S. 28 Mt. Hope School
PK-5 | 764 Students | 0.6 miles away

3 out of 5
P.S. / I.s. 218-R Hernandez Dual Language Magnet School
KG-8 | 838 Students | 0.7 miles away
Not Yet Rated
P.S. 42 Claremont Community School
PK-5 | 519 Students | 0.7 miles away

4 out of 5

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about P.S. 170 School and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Rankings
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
Cutting Class
Depression is a very real problem for today's youth. When your spirit doesn't feel good, a lot of...
The Importance of Ninth Grade
Students who are entering ninth grade do not realize the importance of the critical decisions they...
The Most Used Form of Communication
Writing has, quite surprisingly, become more and more important in today's electronic society....