P.S. 35 Stephen Decatur School

272 Mcdonough St, Brooklyn, NY 11233 | (718) 574-2345
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 231
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Jacklyn Charles Marcus
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: 231
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 17.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 117 (50.6%)
  • Females: 114 (49.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 35 Stephen Decatur School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.4%
Black20287.4%
Asian10.4%
Hispanic2611.3%
White10.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 35 Stephen Decatur School
  Number Percent
6th Grade7833.8%
7th Grade5523.8%
8th Grade6327.3%
Ungraded3515.2%
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:
3.0%
District:
7.0%
State:
3.0%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
88.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
4.0%
District:
7.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
6.0%
District:
3.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
22.0%
District:
10.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
24.0%
District:
13.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
32.0%
District:
13.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
17.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
39.0%
District:
34.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
16.0%
District:
15.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
13.0%
District:
21.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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