P.S. 8 Shirley Solomon School

100 Lindenwood Rd, Staten Island, NY 10308 | (718) 356-2800
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 416
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Lisa Esposito

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 416
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 30.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 199 (47.8%)
  • Females: 217 (52.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S.  8 Shirley Solomon School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black71.7%
Asian133.1%
Hispanic5413.0%
White34182.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S.  8 Shirley Solomon School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten348.2%
Kindergarten5012.0%
1st Grade5914.2%
2nd Grade6716.1%
3rd Grade7618.3%
4th Grade378.9%
5th Grade4611.1%
Ungraded4711.3%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 41-50%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
1.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
12.0%
District:
11.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
50.0%
District:
15.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
4.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
2.0%
District:
5.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
2.0%
District:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
70.0%
District:
62.0%
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. 8 Shirley Solomon School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on September 30, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I loved PS8. I will never forget it

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