P.S. 27 Agnes Y. Humphrey School

27 Huntington St, Brooklyn, NY 11231 | (718) 330-9285
  • Grades: 4-10
  • Student Enrollment: 166
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Winston Hamann
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: 166
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 26.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 6.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 93 (56.0%)
  • Females: 73 (44.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 27 Agnes Y. Humphrey School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black7545.2%
Asian10.6%
Hispanic8953.6%
White10.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 27 Agnes Y. Humphrey School
  Number Percent
4th Grade2615.7%
5th Grade2313.9%
7th Grade1810.8%
8th Grade3319.9%
9th Grade53.0%
10th Grade10.6%
Ungraded6036.1%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
11.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
3.0%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
85.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
6.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
4.0%
District:
1.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
15.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
22.0%
District:
11.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
17.0%
District:
10.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
19.0%
District:
10.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
27.0%
District:
37.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
69.0%
District:
16.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
67.0%
District:
21.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that P.S. 27 Agnes Y. Humphrey School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on NYSTP state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies

NYSTP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201015.0%57.3%56.7%
200945.8%73.7%76.9%
200826.1%68.9%71.1%
 
Math Test
201020.0%67.9%63.8%
200966.7%88.6%87.2%
200856.5%85.2%83.8%
 
Science Test
201052.0%86.0%89.0%
200947.0%84.0%88.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201016.7%53.7%52.5%
200950.0%80.5%82.2%
200837.5%74.1%77.6%
 
Math Test
201030.6%67.3%64.6%
200948.8%89.0%88.1%
200826.5%83.1%83.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201034.0%80.0%86.0%
200935.0%80.0%86.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
20105.6%48.3%50.0%
200956.8%75.8%80.3%
200838.8%65.1%70.0%
 
Math Test
201011.1%60.4%62.4%
200970.0%83.7%87.3%
200830.0%70.3%78.9%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201020.0%46.2%51.0%
200920.5%61.9%68.5%
20088.0%49.5%56.1%
 
Math Test
201015.0%47.9%54.8%
200938.6%72.4%80.2%
200824.0%62.6%69.8%
 
Science Test
201046.0%63.0%71.0%
200923.0%59.0%69.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201026.0%52.0%69.0%
20095.0%40.0%63.0%
 

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200926.5%74.0%75.8%
200821.7%66.0%70.1%
 
Math Test
200962.0%94.4%92.9%
200842.8%89.0%89.9%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200925.0%76.1%80.9%
200821.6%55.5%66.9%
 
Math Test
200922.8%79.9%83.0%
200816.7%73.2%79.4%
 
Source: NY Department of Education 2009-2010

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