P.S. 279 Herman Schreiber School

1070 East 104th St, Brooklyn, NY 11236 | (718) 444-4316
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 638
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1070 E 104th St, Brooklyn, NY 11236
  • Principal or Admin: Lorenzo Chambers

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 638
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 45.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 328 (51.4%)
  • Females: 310 (48.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 279 Herman Schreiber School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black58591.7%
Asian81.3%
Hispanic335.2%
White121.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 279 Herman Schreiber School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten193.0%
Kindergarten8012.5%
1st Grade10115.8%
2nd Grade7111.1%
3rd Grade8913.9%
4th Grade10015.7%
5th Grade11417.9%
Ungraded6410.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
3.0%
District:
7.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
16.0%
District:
20.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
25.0%
District:
23.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
9.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
9.0%
District:
9.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
61.0%
District:
41.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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