P.S. 53 School

720 Livonia Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11207 | (718) 498-1190
  • Grades: 9
  • Student Enrollment: 373
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5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 373 high school students that are all enrolled in the same grade level (09)
  • National Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2006

Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Gloria Sorkin
School Operational Details
  • Special Education School

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 373
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 76.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 4.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 270 (72.4%)
  • Females: 103 (27.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 53 School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black19752.8%
Asian123.2%
Hispanic12232.7%
White4211.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 53 School
  Number Percent
9th Grade10.3%
Ungraded37299.7%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 61-70%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
85.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
1.0%
District:
3.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
1.0%
District:
1.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
4.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
4.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
4.0%
District:
7.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
8.0%
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:
4.0%
District:
12.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
8.0%
District:
14.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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3 reviews for P.S. 53 School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 28, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Thank you for the great job that you done with my son Armani.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 28, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My son is a student at the main site for the summer he always has something interesting to tell when i return home at night. He goes to [email protected] M.S Paula Smith, Ms Wallach thank you very much oh MRS. P also ARMANI has improved so much!

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