P.S. 79 Francis Lewis School

14727 15th Dr, Whitestone, NY 11357 | (718) 746-0396
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 814
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 147-27 15th Dr, Whitestone, NY 11357
  • Principal or Admin: Paula Marron

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 814
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 52.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 413 (50.7%)
  • Females: 401 (49.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 79 Francis Lewis School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian81.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 79 Francis Lewis School
  Number Percent
1st Grade11113.6%
2nd Grade9311.4%
3rd Grade11814.5%
4th Grade12415.2%
5th Grade12815.7%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 41-50%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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