P.S. 56 Norwood Heights School

341 East 207th St, Bronx, NY 10467 | (718) 405-6330
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 575
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 341 E 207th St, Bronx, NY 10467
  • Principal or Admin: Priscilla Sheeran
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: 575
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 44.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 294 (51.1%)
  • Females: 281 (48.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 56 Norwood Heights School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.5%
Black7713.4%
Asian14024.3%
Hispanic30653.2%
White498.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 56 Norwood Heights School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7412.9%
1st Grade8514.8%
2nd Grade9817.0%
3rd Grade10518.3%
4th Grade9917.2%
5th Grade8915.5%
Ungraded254.3%
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%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
5.0%
District:
4.0%
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:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
2.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
2.0%
District:
7.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
11.0%
District:
10.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
38.0%
District:
37.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
5.0%
District:
15.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for P.S. 56 Norwood Heights School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 30, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • that school is the best my granddauther goes there and her music teacher ms.bb is so nice my granddauther has all strait A in music

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