P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov School

1120 East 10th St, Brooklyn, NY 11230 | (718) 338-9201
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 698
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1120 E 10th St, Brooklyn, NY 11230
  • Principal or Admin: Gregory Pirraglia
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: 698
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 50.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 356 (51.0%)
  • Females: 342 (49.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black9012.9%
Asian26738.3%
Hispanic15422.1%
White18626.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten405.7%
Kindergarten689.7%
1st Grade578.2%
2nd Grade628.9%
3rd Grade7310.5%
4th Grade7811.2%
5th Grade7811.2%
6th Grade608.6%
7th Grade679.6%
8th Grade7711.0%
Ungraded385.4%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
91.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
7.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
2.0%
District:
1.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
2.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
4.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
1.0%
District:
8.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
17.0%
District:
13.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
40.0%
District:
20.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
62.0%
District:
55.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov 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
201070.4%51.7%54.7%
200988.6%76.5%75.8%
200854.9%64.0%70.1%
 
Math Test
201072.0%61.7%59.1%
2009100.0%93.0%92.9%
200894.4%89.3%89.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201079.2%54.2%56.7%
200986.3%72.7%76.9%
200869.9%65.6%71.1%
 
Math Test
201074.0%65.1%63.8%
200995.5%89.1%87.2%
200888.2%81.9%83.8%
 
Science Test
201081.0%85.0%89.0%
200984.0%84.0%88.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201057.2%54.4%52.5%
200986.1%76.6%82.2%
200880.6%75.3%77.6%
 
Math Test
201077.3%68.7%64.6%
200990.2%89.5%88.1%
200889.9%84.6%83.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201072.0%81.0%86.0%
200988.0%78.0%86.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201041.1%53.1%54.2%
200988.5%83.5%80.9%
200831.4%68.5%66.9%
 
Math Test
201049.3%71.5%61.3%
200995.0%88.6%83.0%
200876.0%85.7%79.4%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201049.2%54.8%50.0%
200969.1%81.5%80.3%
200849.4%71.5%70.0%
 
Math Test
201071.6%72.4%62.4%
200990.7%90.4%87.3%
200874.7%82.9%78.9%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201039.0%53.1%51.0%
200961.5%69.0%68.5%
200820.0%59.0%56.1%
 
Math Test
201045.4%68.1%54.8%
200978.7%83.8%80.2%
200859.8%75.6%69.8%
 
Science Test
201036.0%72.0%71.0%
200941.0%67.0%69.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201034.0%64.0%69.0%
200927.0%62.0%63.0%
 
Source: NY Department of Education 2009-2010

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