P.S. 120 Carlos Tapia School

18 Beaver St, Brooklyn, NY 11206 | (718) 455-1000
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 502
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Liza Caraballo
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 502
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 38.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 258 (51.4%)
  • Females: 244 (48.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 120 Carlos Tapia School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black5410.8%
Asian102.0%
Hispanic42985.5%
White91.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 120 Carlos Tapia School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten5410.8%
Kindergarten8015.9%
1st Grade7013.9%
2nd Grade5911.8%
3rd Grade6913.7%
4th Grade7214.3%
5th Grade6813.5%
Ungraded306.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 91-100%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
13.0%
District:
11.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
32.0%
District:
37.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
19.0%
District:
16.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
18.0%
District:
21.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
1.0%
District:
10.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for P.S. 120 Carlos Tapia School

  • Reviewed by Student on June 11, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I personally think this is the best school.

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