P.S. 153 Helen Keller School

650 Baychester Ave, Bronx, NY 10475 | (718) 904-5550
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 594
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Veronica Goka

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 594
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 46.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 293 (49.3%)
  • Females: 301 (50.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 153 Helen Keller School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian101.7%
Black36260.9%
Asian315.2%
Hispanic16627.9%
White254.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 153 Helen Keller School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten569.4%
1st Grade9015.2%
2nd Grade8714.6%
3rd Grade8113.6%
4th Grade9215.5%
5th Grade8814.8%
Ungraded10016.8%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 61-70%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
11.0%
District:
12.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
11.0%
District:
17.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
50.0%
District:
39.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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2 reviews for P.S. 153 Helen Keller School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 19, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Great Administration. Great Teachers. Great Parent Association. A well rounded curriculum and high standards of expectation of all students, parents and staff to achieve the best well rounded education for our children.
    There is a great collaborative effort from all parties within the school and community to aid our children to succeed.

    Nilda Torres


    Mrs. N.torres
  • Reviewed by Student on June 02, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school the students are hard working everyday. The behavior to me is respectful.

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