P.S. 236 Langston Hughes School

499 East 175th St, Bronx, NY 10457 | (718) 583-7510
  • Grades: PK-2
  • Student Enrollment: 382
Rating
Not Available

5 out of 5 | 1 Review
Find Old Friends From P.S. 236 Langston Hughes School

Use the form below to search for alumni from P.S. 236 Langston Hughes School.

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

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 382 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-2
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 499 E 175th St, Bronx, NY 10457
  • Principal or Admin: Beverly Ellis
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: 382
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 34.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 207 (54.2%)
  • Females: 175 (45.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 236 Langston Hughes School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.5%
Black12532.7%
Asian--
Hispanic25366.2%
White20.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 236 Langston Hughes School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten338.6%
Kindergarten8923.3%
1st Grade8622.5%
2nd Grade8522.3%
Ungraded8923.3%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 91-100%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
89.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
2.0%
District:
6.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
3.0%
District:
4.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
10.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
5.0%
District:
12.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
9.0%
District:
16.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
49.0%
District:
32.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
13.0%
District:
21.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
18.0%
District:
28.0%
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. 236 Langston Hughes School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 02, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Excellent School. great teachers and very nice facilities. My Daughter has been there for two years now and she is improving every day. Every day she teaches me something new and surprises me each time. Very good school for your child.

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
P.S. 58 School
KG-6 | 547 Students | 0.1 miles away
Not Yet Rated
P.S. 4 Crotona Park West School
KG-8 | 427 Students | 0.2 miles away

4 out of 5
P.S. 28 Mt. Hope School
PK-5 | 764 Students | 0.4 miles away

3 out of 5
P.S. 44 David C. Farragut School
PK-5 | 342 Students | 0.4 miles away
Not Yet Rated
P.S. 211 School
PK-8 | 699 Students | 0.5 miles away
Not Yet Rated
P.S. 92 Bronx School
PK-5 | 541 Students | 0.5 miles away
Not Yet Rated
P.S. 70 Max Schoenfeld School
KG-5 | 1,383 Students | 0.5 miles away

3 out of 5
P.S. 3 Raul Julia Micro Society School
PK-9 | 443 Students | 0.5 miles away
Not Yet Rated
P.S. 42 Claremont Community School
PK-5 | 519 Students | 0.5 miles away

4 out of 5
P.S. 163 Arthur A Schomburg School
KG-5 | 651 Students | 0.5 miles away

4 out of 5

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about P.S. 236 Langston Hughes 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
Adolescents, Sleep and Learning
Recently, adolescent's sleep habits have been in the news. Research has shown that adolescents need...
Tips for Easing Your Child's Back to School Stress
Do you remember the roller coaster of emotions that you experienced as a child when the day for...
Homework Tips: Taking the Work out of Homework
Kids hate homework. It seems that almost every night of the week they are overloaded with...