P.S. 48 William Wordsworth School

15502 108th Ave, Jamaica, NY 11433 | (718) 739-4463
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 377
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 155-02 108th Ave, Jamaica, NY 11433
  • Principal or Admin: Patricia Mitchell
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: 377
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 22.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 194 (51.5%)
  • Females: 183 (48.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 48 William Wordsworth School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian71.9%
Black26971.4%
Asian3910.3%
Hispanic5314.1%
White92.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 48 William Wordsworth School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten174.5%
Kindergarten5213.8%
1st Grade6717.8%
2nd Grade4311.4%
3rd Grade6116.2%
4th Grade5715.1%
5th Grade5213.8%
Ungraded287.4%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
91.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
10.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
4.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
48.0%
District:
52.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
19.0%
District:
11.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
50.0%
District:
12.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
9.0%
District:
4.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
10.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
11.0%
District:
5.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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