P.S. 97 School

1375 Mace Ave, Bronx, NY 10469 | (718) 655-4446
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 716
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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: Katheleen Bornkamp
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: 716
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 57.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 372 (52.0%)
  • Females: 344 (48.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 97 School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian91.3%
Black29741.5%
Asian7310.2%
Hispanic25735.9%
White8011.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 97 School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten334.6%
Kindergarten10915.2%
1st Grade9413.1%
2nd Grade11816.5%
3rd Grade10614.8%
4th Grade8912.4%
5th Grade10214.2%
Ungraded659.1%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
92.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
2.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
3.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
41.0%
District:
39.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
7.0%
District:
12.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
17.0%
District:
17.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
7.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
4.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
1.0%
District:
7.0%
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. 97 School

  • Reviewed by Student on October 18, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i am in this school valon berisha i love it its the best

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