P.S. 198 School

1180 Tinton Ave, Bronx, NY 10456 | (718) 842-5656
  • Grades: 3-5
  • Student Enrollment: 175
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5 out of 5 | 4 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Judy Hunt-Hutchings
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: 175
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 17.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 85 (48.6%)
  • Females: 90 (51.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 198 School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black6738.3%
Asian--
Hispanic10861.7%
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 198 School
  Number Percent
3rd Grade4224.0%
4th Grade5028.6%
5th Grade4425.1%
Ungraded3922.3%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 91-100%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
4.0%
District:
6.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
5.0%
District:
17.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
32.0%
District:
31.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
63.0%
District:
18.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
71.0%
District:
22.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
16.0%
District:
11.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
16.0%
District:
12.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
13.0%
District:
11.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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5 out of 5 | 4 Reviews
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4 reviews for P.S. 198 School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on May 29, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • when i attended this school they made it fun to leaarn and the teachers cared for the students it was not just a school but a family. i grately appreciate all of the staff who made me the man i am today.i just want to say thanks.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on April 25, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i dont have alot of friends and i want more friends i have a friend called jayleen in ps. 198 and i think shes mean too me
  • Reviewed by Former Student on December 03, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i am 27 year old former student of ps 198(back then it was CS198) i was there from kindergarten to 4th grade i had to teachers in particular who i absolutely loved and adored, im not sure if they still work at the school but their names were Mis McGee(who i heard retired) and miss Freeman there was also a teacher's aide named miss santiago i am physically challenged and back then they had classes catered to children with special needs i loved my teachers, (and so did my mom cause they challenged me) it would mean a great deal to me if i was able to find some way to get in contact with them to say thank you
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 24, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this is the best school that my kids went to

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