P.S. 170 Lexington School

7109 6th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11209 | (718) 748-0333
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 798
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Zhen Wu
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: 798
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 66.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 416 (52.1%)
  • Females: 382 (47.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 170 Lexington School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black91.1%
Asian27634.6%
Hispanic16921.2%
White34242.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 170 Lexington School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten11514.4%
1st Grade14418.0%
2nd Grade13116.4%
3rd Grade11113.9%
4th Grade12715.9%
5th Grade11714.7%
Ungraded536.6%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
95.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
1.0%
District:
3.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
7.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
43.0%
District:
52.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
7.0%
District:
10.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
4.0%
District:
10.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
1.0%
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:
6.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on February 18, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • OMGG..this school is the besttt ...

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that P.S. 170 Lexington School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on NYSTP state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies

NYSTP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201055.6%52.7%54.7%
200978.1%78.0%75.8%
200861.8%66.8%70.1%
 
Math Test
201068.3%67.4%59.1%
200999.3%95.3%92.9%
200889.7%92.8%89.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201060.0%57.3%56.7%
200968.4%74.4%76.9%
200859.1%73.5%71.1%
 
Math Test
201081.5%73.2%63.8%
200994.6%91.1%87.2%
200879.9%88.7%83.8%
 
Science Test
201090.0%86.0%89.0%
200993.0%86.0%88.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201050.4%57.7%52.5%
200980.0%82.1%82.2%
200873.1%76.0%77.6%
 
Math Test
201064.1%73.1%64.6%
200989.4%92.0%88.1%
200887.4%89.7%83.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201088.0%82.0%86.0%
200984.0%82.0%86.0%
 
Source: NY Department of Education 2009-2010

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