P.S. 155 School

13002 115th Ave, South Ozone Park, NY 11420 | (718) 529-0767
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 638
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 130-02 115th Ave, South Ozone Park, NY 11420
  • Principal or Admin: Dorothy Morris
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: 638
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 45.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 323 (50.6%)
  • Females: 315 (49.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 155 School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian71.1%
Black22735.6%
Asian23637.0%
Hispanic15624.5%
White121.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 155 School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten7111.1%
Kindergarten9915.5%
1st Grade9214.4%
2nd Grade9514.9%
3rd Grade7812.2%
4th Grade7411.6%
5th Grade8613.5%
Ungraded436.7%
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 Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
10.0%
District:
13.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
33.0%
District:
19.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
64.0%
District:
44.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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5 out of 5 | 6 Reviews
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6 reviews for P.S. 155 School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on September 21, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • my child is doing well in this school. i like the teachers because they are over qualified. my wife is helping the school. we all have to help our school and children.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on May 21, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this is a really great school. anyone who is smart would put their child there.
  • Reviewed by Student on December 30, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • It is great here, but it needs better lunch that is cooked and acceptable.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on December 02, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • heyy this stephon from that school that use to go there now i go to ms.226 i miss you guys and stuff...
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 06, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Clean, Friendly and Professional Enviroment. Teachers at PS 155 are great. They communicate with parents often about the children proformance. Thank you Teachers.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that P.S. 155 School performed on average worse 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
201043.0%51.2%54.7%
200964.3%73.8%75.8%
200864.9%65.9%70.1%
 
Math Test
201051.2%58.3%59.1%
200988.3%92.8%92.9%
200885.1%90.1%89.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201036.1%49.1%56.7%
200976.0%75.7%76.9%
200866.4%65.1%71.1%
 
Math Test
201046.3%62.7%63.8%
200984.0%88.9%87.2%
200890.7%83.8%83.8%
 
Science Test
201071.0%86.0%89.0%
200976.0%86.0%88.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201046.4%49.9%52.5%
200980.9%78.1%82.2%
200881.4%73.2%77.6%
 
Math Test
201053.6%64.3%64.6%
200995.5%88.4%88.1%
200890.2%85.3%83.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201063.0%85.0%86.0%
200977.0%84.0%86.0%
 
Source: NY Department of Education 2009-2010

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