P.S. 161 the Crown School

330 Crown St, Brooklyn, NY 11225 | (718) 756-3100
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 900
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Deborah Barrett
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: 900
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 58.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 426 (47.3%)
  • Females: 474 (52.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 161 the Crown School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black79087.8%
Asian70.8%
Hispanic879.7%
White161.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 161 the Crown School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten778.6%
1st Grade13515.0%
2nd Grade11913.2%
3rd Grade12413.8%
4th Grade13715.2%
5th Grade12714.1%
6th Grade444.9%
7th Grade475.2%
8th Grade444.9%
Ungraded465.1%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
2.0%
District:
7.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
10.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
40.0%
District:
43.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
12.0%
District:
15.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
7.0%
District:
24.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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