P.S. 153 Homecrest School

1970 Homecrest Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11229 | (718) 375-4484
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 533
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Carl Santa Maria
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: 533
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 41.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 282 (52.9%)
  • Females: 251 (47.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 153 Homecrest School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.9%
Black81.5%
Asian19837.1%
Hispanic12222.9%
White20037.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 153 Homecrest School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten356.6%
Kindergarten7313.7%
1st Grade9918.6%
2nd Grade6211.6%
3rd Grade8916.7%
4th Grade6311.8%
5th Grade7914.8%
Ungraded336.2%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
2.0%
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:
1.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
2.0%
District:
8.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
13.0%
District:
13.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
50.0%
District:
20.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
59.0%
District:
55.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for P.S. 153 Homecrest School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on August 11, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i love ps 153. i miss you so much.

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