P.S. 216 Arturo Toscanini School

350 Ave X, Brooklyn, NY 11223 | (718) 645-2862
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 455
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Celia Kaplinsky
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: 455
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 33.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 223 (49.0%)
  • Females: 232 (51.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 216 Arturo Toscanini School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black265.7%
Asian9320.4%
Hispanic7316.0%
White26357.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 216 Arturo Toscanini School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten5011.0%
Kindergarten8318.2%
1st Grade6614.5%
2nd Grade5812.7%
3rd Grade7015.4%
4th Grade5111.2%
5th Grade6213.6%
Ungraded153.3%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
3.0%
District:
1.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
6.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
6.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
4.0%
District:
8.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
3.0%
District:
5.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
64.0%
District:
55.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
16.0%
District:
13.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
40.0%
District:
20.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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2 reviews for P.S. 216 Arturo Toscanini School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 18, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • As a parent I think this school is great. My kids love this school. My son and daughter who graduated this school love to visit their old teachers who gave them a great start. My youngest child is in the 2nd grade and loves it. Most important I love it. The teachers are the best.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on April 29, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am going to graduate from this school . I was in this school for 6 years or so and i have learned so much from being in it .!

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