P.S. 249 Caton School

18 Marlborough Rd, Brooklyn, NY 11226 | (718) 282-8828
  • Grades: PK-3
  • Student Enrollment: 727
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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: Elisa Brown
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: 727
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 48.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 358 (49.2%)
  • Females: 369 (50.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 249 Caton School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black35749.1%
Asian304.1%
Hispanic33045.4%
White101.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 249 Caton School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten354.8%
Kindergarten19026.1%
1st Grade16622.8%
2nd Grade16723.0%
3rd Grade13518.6%
Ungraded344.7%
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:
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:
17.0%
District:
43.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
19.0%
District:
15.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
13.0%
District:
24.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
4.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
3.0%
District:
6.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for P.S. 249 Caton School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 10, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • love the teachers in this school
  • Reviewed by Student on January 07, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I remeber i had some good times here! My name was Josue. i was in Ms. Figuaros class and more...

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