P.S. 121 School

12610 109th Ave, South Ozone Park, NY 11420 | (718) 738-5126
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 1,000
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5 out of 5 | 4 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 126-10 109th Ave, South Ozone Park, NY 11420
  • Principal or Admin: Henry Somers
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: 1,000
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 72.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 534 (53.4%)
  • Females: 466 (46.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 121 School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian111.1%
Black26226.2%
Asian56756.7%
Hispanic11711.7%
White434.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 121 School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten333.3%
Kindergarten12512.5%
1st Grade13313.3%
2nd Grade12012.0%
3rd Grade15115.1%
4th Grade11511.5%
5th Grade13013.0%
6th Grade13113.1%
Ungraded626.2%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
92.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
11.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
24.0%
District:
52.0%
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:
11.0%
District:
12.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
1.0%
District:
4.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
2.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
2.0%
District:
5.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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5 out of 5 | 4 Reviews
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4 reviews for P.S. 121 School

  • Reviewed by Student on February 26, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Learned a lotta things not so
    hard but great!!school
  • Reviewed by Former Student on January 06, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • ps 121 was the best 7 years of my life i grduated last year with honors. the teacher are nice and they make learning fun. with a small budget they went a long way. i was in 5 th grade when the school burned down. we had to leave. but when we came back it was awesome. now i am in 7th grade. i miss it dearly and i wash i can go back..
  • Reviewed by Former Student on January 06, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • ps 121 was the best 7 years of my life i grduated last year with honors. the teacher are nice and they make learning fun. with a small budget they went a long way.......
  • Reviewed by Student on October 18, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • yeah! well I am a student at the school I am in the 5th grade I saw the school burn to pieces well a part I was scared!
    Now I need to go to a new school but the rest of the school does not except 6th grade

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