P.S. 121 the Throop School

2750 Throop Ave, Bronx, NY 10469 | (718) 654-2055
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 895
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Rachel Donnelly
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: 895
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 60.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 422 (47.2%)
  • Females: 473 (52.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 121 the Throop School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.3%
Black56062.6%
Asian495.5%
Hispanic26629.7%
White171.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 121 the Throop School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten364.0%
Kindergarten14616.3%
1st Grade13815.4%
2nd Grade13715.3%
3rd Grade16418.3%
4th Grade12213.6%
5th Grade10912.2%
Ungraded434.8%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
2.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
42.0%
District:
39.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
8.0%
District:
12.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
18.0%
District:
17.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
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:
9.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
2.0%
District:
7.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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