P.S. 20 Clinton Hill School

225 Adelphi St, Brooklyn, NY 11205 | (718) 834-6744
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 366
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4 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Lena Johnson-Barbera
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: 366
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 26.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 182 (49.7%)
  • Females: 184 (50.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 20 Clinton Hill School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian51.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 20 Clinton Hill School
  Number Percent
1st Grade5013.7%
2nd Grade6517.8%
3rd Grade6517.8%
4th Grade5815.8%
5th Grade4712.8%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 61-70%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
Percent of Students Suspended
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 4

4 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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3 reviews for P.S. 20 Clinton Hill School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 18, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is a great school. They started a French class this year. They are always looking to make things better for the children and families that attend. The PTA is working hard and together.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on May 24, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i graduated from ps 20 bak n 2003 and i must say everything i learned and know now came from ps 20. this is the best school in brooklyn although some teachers administors and counslers have their faults they are very supportive of the students and the children wil always learn. i am becoming a teacher based on what my teachers in ps 20 have taught mt and i hope to teach there one day n prove the negative regards you have wrong.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on March 19, 2010
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • my sister and i also went to this school starting in 1960 after we moved from the suburbs - as a 'too smart' little white girl with glasses, i got beat up several times - our 6th grade teacher was way old school (and old) and not particularly nice to any of the kids - somehow me getting beaten up was my fault - the principal (i think it was mr. warren) was very nice - i was glad to not have to go back there after only the one year but my sister survived for 3

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