P.S. 329 Surfside School

2929 West 30th St, Brooklyn, NY 11224 | (718) 996-3800
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 559
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4 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2929 W 30th St, Brooklyn, NY 11224
  • Principal or Admin: Salema Dawson
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: 559
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 53.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 287 (51.3%)
  • Females: 272 (48.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 329 Surfside School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.4%
Black33860.5%
Asian254.5%
Hispanic13524.2%
White5910.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 329 Surfside School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten498.8%
Kindergarten6611.8%
1st Grade7212.9%
2nd Grade7112.7%
3rd Grade6110.9%
4th Grade7012.5%
5th Grade7513.4%
Ungraded9517.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 91-100%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
90.0%
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:
8.0%
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:
6.0%
District:
8.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
6.0%
District:
5.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
40.0%
District:
55.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
14.0%
District:
13.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
57.0%
District:
20.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 4

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2 reviews for P.S. 329 Surfside School

  • Reviewed by Student on May 16, 2009
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • It's a good school but the kids are very well behavied. It needs a little more improvement.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on September 03, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I graduated from here 2005. The best school I ever went to.

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