Junior High School 220 John J Pershing Junior High School

4812 9th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11220 | (718) 633-8200
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,291
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Loretta Witek
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: 1,291
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 82.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 689 (53.4%)
  • Females: 602 (46.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Junior High School 220 John J Pershing Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black201.5%
Asian65750.9%
Hispanic53641.5%
White765.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Junior High School 220 John J Pershing Junior High School
  Number Percent
6th Grade33325.8%
7th Grade39630.7%
8th Grade47536.8%
Ungraded876.7%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 91-100%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
9.0%
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:
5.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
6.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
3.0%
District:
6.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
14.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
42.0%
District:
52.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
14.0%
District:
10.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
13.0%
District:
10.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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