P.S. 21 Edward Hart School

14736 26th Ave, Flushing, NY 11354 | (718) 445-8833
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 1,045
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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: 147-36 26th Ave, Flushing, NY 11354
  • Principal or Admin: Debra Buszko
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: 1,045
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 68.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 554 (53.0%)
  • Females: 491 (47.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 21 Edward Hart School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.10%
Black262.5%
Asian60257.6%
Hispanic27326.1%
White14313.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 21 Edward Hart School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten908.6%
Kindergarten17917.1%
1st Grade16916.2%
2nd Grade16015.3%
3rd Grade11511.0%
4th Grade12812.2%
5th Grade11911.4%
Ungraded858.1%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
1.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
7.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
64.0%
District:
56.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
10.0%
District:
11.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
38.0%
District:
11.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 31, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i love this school it gave me a lot of wonderful memories

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that P.S. 21 Edward Hart School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on NYSTP state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies

NYSTP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201058.0%56.7%54.7%
200989.3%81.8%75.8%
200874.0%74.4%70.1%
 
Math Test
201077.3%70.3%59.1%
2009100.0%97.1%92.9%
200893.0%94.7%89.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201070.0%63.1%56.7%
200983.5%81.5%76.9%
200879.2%76.0%71.1%
 
Math Test
201077.7%77.3%63.8%
200995.4%94.7%87.2%
200896.2%91.4%83.8%
 
Science Test
201098.0%92.0%89.0%
200991.0%91.0%88.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201064.3%60.5%52.5%
200989.7%87.4%82.2%
200879.2%81.6%77.6%
 
Math Test
201078.4%78.9%64.6%
200996.9%94.7%88.1%
200895.0%92.8%83.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201096.0%91.0%86.0%
200994.0%90.0%86.0%
 
Source: NY Department of Education 2009-2010

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