P.S. 79 Horan School

55 East 120th St, New York, NY 10035 | (212) 369-3134
  • Grades: Unknown
  • Student Enrollment: 327
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 327 students in grade levels that do not adhere into a traditional K-12 system
  • National Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2004

Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 55 E 120th St, New York, NY 10035
  • Principal or Admin: Rebecca Bravo
School Operational Details
  • Special Education School

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 327
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 55.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 5.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 202 (61.8%)
  • Females: 125 (38.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 79 Horan School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.9%
Black10632.4%
Asian41.2%
Hispanic20362.1%
White113.4%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
80.0%
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:
9.0%
District:
1.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
11.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
8.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
10.0%
District:
7.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
30.0%
District:
11.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
27.0%
District:
45.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
14.0%
District:
12.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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