P.S. 53 Basheer Quisim School

360 East 168th St, Bronx, NY 10456 | (718) 681-7276
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 1,368
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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: 360 E 168th St, Bronx, NY 10456
  • Principal or Admin: Collin Wolfe
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: 1,368
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 91.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 682 (49.9%)
  • Females: 686 (50.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 53 Basheer Quisim School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.07%
Black48135.2%
Asian141.0%
Hispanic86663.3%
White60.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 53 Basheer Quisim School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten543.9%
Kindergarten21415.6%
1st Grade20414.9%
2nd Grade20114.7%
3rd Grade19714.4%
4th Grade23016.8%
5th Grade21815.9%
Ungraded503.7%
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%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
1.0%
District:
4.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
1.0%
District:
10.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
1.0%
District:
12.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
1.0%
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:
34.0%
District:
32.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
14.0%
District:
21.0%
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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Overall Rating: 3

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2 reviews for P.S. 53 Basheer Quisim School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on May 26, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • my son go to this school and it ws a disaster. the staf does not know the proper imformation about the school. one time i call to ask when is that the kids ar4e going back to school band they didnt know the information. i think they work they work there because they need the money but not because they like it. my son when there because it was his sone school. but after one year i registerd him in a private school. rather pay and he learn than not pay and ged the wrong education.

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