Middle School (M.s.) 61 Gladstone H. Atwell School

400 Empire Blvd, Brooklyn, NY 11225 | (718) 774-1002
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,160
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4.5 out of 5 | 9 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Sandra Taylor
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: 1,160
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 68.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 561 (48.4%)
  • Females: 599 (51.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Middle School (M.s.) 61 Gladstone H. Atwell School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.4%
Black1,07592.7%
Asian60.5%
Hispanic665.7%
White80.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Middle School (M.s.) 61 Gladstone H. Atwell School
  Number Percent
6th Grade37132.0%
7th Grade34729.9%
8th Grade33729.1%
Ungraded1059.1%
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:
2.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
3.0%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
90.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
3.0%
District:
7.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
1.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
56.0%
District:
43.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
6.0%
District:
15.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
2.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
2.0%
District:
6.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4.5

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9 reviews for Middle School (M.s.) 61 Gladstone H. Atwell School

  • Reviewed by Community Member on March 15, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • MS 61 GLADSTONE H ATWELL SCHOOL
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on December 13, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • THIS IS MY SCHOOL I LOVE IT AND MY RATE IS 4/5
  • Reviewed by Student on December 10, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • awesom let ur child go here cause we get r head in the game.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on December 04, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • FORMER STUDENT AND GRADUATE

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