P.S. 17 Henry D. Woodworth School

208 North 5th St, Brooklyn, NY 11211 | (718) 387-2929
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 390
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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: 208 N 5th St, Brooklyn, NY 11211
  • Principal or Admin: Robert Marchi
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 390
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 40.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 9.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 218 (55.9%)
  • Females: 172 (44.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 17 Henry D. Woodworth School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.5%
Black235.9%
Asian143.6%
Hispanic32683.6%
White256.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 17 Henry D. Woodworth School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten287.2%
Kindergarten4712.1%
1st Grade4010.3%
2nd Grade4912.6%
3rd Grade3910.0%
4th Grade6015.4%
5th Grade5113.1%
Ungraded7619.5%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 91-100%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
10.0%
District:
11.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
39.0%
District:
37.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
3.0%
District:
16.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
5.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
7.0%
District:
10.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
6.0%
District:
10.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for P.S. 17 Henry D. Woodworth School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on August 09, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I graduated from P.S. 17 in June, 1959. My teachers were the greatest especially Mr. Trella, Mr. Lipman, and Mr. Miller. Because of them, I became a teacher and now approaching retirement as a university professor in counseling. I had a chance to visit the school last year and meet the principal and a teacher who also was a student. I learned a lot of material and had great friends. Many thanks to P.S. #17

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