P.S. 255 Barbara Reing School

1866 East 17th St, Brooklyn, NY 11229 | (718) 376-8494
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 780
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1866 E 17th St, Brooklyn, NY 11229
  • Principal or Admin: Linda Singer
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: 780
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 65.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 434 (55.6%)
  • Females: 346 (44.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
P.S. 255 Barbara Reing School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black476.0%
Asian19525.0%
Hispanic10914.0%
White42854.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For P.S. 255 Barbara Reing School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten668.5%
Kindergarten9912.7%
1st Grade10313.2%
2nd Grade11514.7%
3rd Grade9812.6%
4th Grade9612.3%
5th Grade10012.8%
Ungraded10313.2%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
1.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
8.0%
District:
5.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
38.0%
District:
50.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
5.0%
District:
10.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
5.0%
District:
12.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
4.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
5.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
3.0%
District:
4.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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