P.S. 231 School

5601 16th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11204 | (718) 853-1884
  • Grades: Unknown
  • Student Enrollment: 271
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 271 students in grade levels that do not adhere into a traditional K-12 system
  • National Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2006

Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Laura Giannino
School Operational Details
  • Special Education School

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 271
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 57.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 4.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 226 (83.4%)
  • Females: 45 (16.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 231 School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.7%
Black12245.0%
Asian103.7%
Hispanic7929.2%
White5821.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 231 School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten10.4%
Ungraded27099.6%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 51-60%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
88.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
9.0%
District:
11.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
42.0%
District:
45.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
17.0%
District:
12.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
9.0%
District:
14.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 5

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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for P.S. 231 School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 28, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school and its very caring and proffessional staff very well lead by an excellent Principal and SLT as well as PTA have helped my two children exceed anything I have ever dared hope for them. There are no words elequent enough to do them justice. My kids have mild autism they are now multi facited individuals thanks to this school bringing out their talents and dreams. I will always hold this school in my heart and prayers.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 09, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This School is a place of miricles it helped my child reach well beyond anything I ever expected and made him into a very capable young man in many ways. The academic program combined with the therapys , very dedicated teachers all lead by a very spectacular principal. Thank God for this School.

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