P.S. 94 the Henry Longfellow School

5010 6th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11220 | (718) 435-6034
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 1,137
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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: Janette Caban
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: 1,137
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 70.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 584 (51.4%)
  • Females: 553 (48.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 94 the Henry Longfellow School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.09%
Black100.9%
Asian49143.2%
Hispanic58451.4%
White514.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 94 the Henry Longfellow School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten181.6%
Kindergarten21518.9%
1st Grade18216.0%
2nd Grade18416.2%
3rd Grade16514.5%
4th Grade19417.1%
5th Grade15313.5%
Ungraded262.3%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 91-100%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
2.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
3.0%
District:
1.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
7.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
5.0%
District:
11.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
6.0%
District:
10.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
14.0%
District:
10.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
36.0%
District:
37.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
26.0%
District:
16.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
28.0%
District:
21.0%
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. 94 the Henry Longfellow School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 06, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • They have great programs - My son attends first grade now and has been in the dual program since Kindergarten learing both english n spanish- and now even gets french lessons from my 2nd grade teacher in 1984 its amazing teh dedication some teachers have at PS 94
  • Reviewed by Student on September 08, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is great.I love it.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that P.S. 94 the Henry Longfellow School performed on average worse than many 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 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201038.8%56.7%54.7%
200955.6%74.0%75.8%
200847.8%66.0%70.1%
 
Math Test
201055.0%61.3%59.1%
200993.9%94.4%92.9%
200890.6%89.0%89.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201036.5%57.3%56.7%
200964.4%73.7%76.9%
200860.9%68.9%71.1%
 
Math Test
201058.3%67.9%63.8%
200993.7%88.6%87.2%
200884.1%85.2%83.8%
 
Science Test
201088.0%86.0%89.0%
200984.0%84.0%88.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201036.7%53.7%52.5%
200977.8%80.5%82.2%
200866.5%74.1%77.6%
 
Math Test
201065.2%67.3%64.6%
200990.0%89.0%88.1%
200882.0%83.1%83.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201080.0%80.0%86.0%
200985.0%80.0%86.0%
 
Source: NY Department of Education 2009-2010

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