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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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
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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Overall Rating: 5

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2 reviews for P.S. 279 Herman Schreiber School

  • Reviewed by Student on March 03, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • ms.plaza is really the best teacher I've ever had she is hardworking and she gives up her lunch to teach us. ms.plaza is very successful even though we have bad times together she still hangs in there with us. Ms.plaza DOESNT JUST TEACH US TO LEARN SHE TEACHES US FOR LIFE!and if youre wondering who this is its me KEN.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 03, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am in third grade me Gabrielle

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