Hellenic Classical Charter School

646 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11215 | (718) 499-0957
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 357
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Christina Tettonis
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 357
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 21.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 164 (45.9%)
  • Females: 186 (52.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 58 (16.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 140 (39.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 198 (55.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Hellenic Classical Charter School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Hellenic Classical Charter School
  Number Percent
1st Grade5114.3%
2nd Grade5314.8%
3rd Grade4913.7%
4th Grade4913.7%
5th Grade267.3%
6th Grade267.3%
7th Grade257.0%
8th Grade277.6%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 21-30%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
Percent of Students Suspended
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate: 5.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification: 5.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification: 9.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience: 41.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.: 9.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers: 13.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience: 10.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 5

5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Hellenic Classical Charter School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 08, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I'm interested in my son attending this school; please contact @ home/718-624-1172 or cell/347-721-4587, Ms Robinson
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 04, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My son has been attending HCCS since Kindergarten; he is now in the 3rd grade and is doing well. His teacher is very good; screams a lot but it seems to work well with the children. I am very happy with the school, the staff and everything. I wish more parents would get involved. It is nice when the parents attend to see their children receive their awards; however it would be nice if they would stay for the entire PTA meeting.

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