Junior High School 62 Ditmas Junior High School

700 Cortelyou Rd, Brooklyn, NY 11218 | (718) 941-5450
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,207
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4.5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

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

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,207
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 88.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 677 (56.1%)
  • Females: 530 (43.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Junior High School 62 Ditmas Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black42034.8%
Asian28023.2%
Hispanic39933.1%
White1068.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Junior High School 62 Ditmas Junior High School
  Number Percent
6th Grade34228.3%
7th Grade31626.2%
8th Grade39933.1%
Ungraded15012.4%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 91-100%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
1.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
3.0%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
6.0%
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:
9.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
12.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
12.0%
District:
6.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
9.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
40.0%
District:
52.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
10.0%
District:
10.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
4.0%
District:
10.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 4.5

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2 reviews for Junior High School 62 Ditmas Junior High School

  • Reviewed by Student on September 24, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • It is very good school.98% graduation rate every year or more......special program for ESL students..
  • Reviewed by Former Student on October 11, 2008
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school is a great school and you would learn a lot about it

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