P.S. 89 Elmhurst School

8528 Britton Ave, Elmhurst, NY 11373 | (718) 898-2230
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 1,719
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4 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 85-28 Britton Ave, Elmhurst, NY 11373
  • Principal or Admin: Casper Cacioppo
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: 1,719
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 118.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 849 (49.4%)
  • Females: 870 (50.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 89 Elmhurst School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black90.5%
Asian37521.8%
Hispanic1,26673.6%
White694.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 89 Elmhurst School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten29317.0%
1st Grade25614.9%
2nd Grade29116.9%
3rd Grade24514.3%
4th Grade29417.1%
5th Grade23313.6%
Ungraded1076.2%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 91-100%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
95.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
1.0%
District:
1.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
4.0%
District:
4.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
5.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
3.0%
District:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
21.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
39.0%
District:
46.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
11.0%
District:
11.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
20.0%
District:
14.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4

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1 review for P.S. 89 Elmhurst School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 30, 2010
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • It was a great school for my child. He did much better at this school than

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