P.S. 396 School

110 Chester St, Brooklyn, NY 11212 | (718) 385-6200
  • Grades: Unknown
  • Student Enrollment: 270
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 270 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: Arlene Feinberg
School Operational Details
  • Special Education School

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 270
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 43.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 6.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 164 (60.7%)
  • Females: 106 (39.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 396 School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.7%
Black16761.9%
Asian134.8%
Hispanic6524.1%
White238.5%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
85.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
2.0%
District:
11.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
56.0%
District:
45.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
11.0%
District:
12.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
50.0%
District:
14.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
2.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
1.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
1.0%
District:
7.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for P.S. 396 School

  • Reviewed by Community Member on February 13, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is a school I would definitely recommend based on the sheer dedication displayed by every member on staff and the one on one attention and care bestowed on each student attending the school.

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