Lyons Community School

223 Graham Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11206 | (718) 782-0918
  • Grades: 6-11
  • Student Enrollment: 485
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Karen Onishi-Taeko
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: 485
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 41.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 260 (53.6%)
  • Females: 225 (46.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Lyons Community School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian51.0%
Black23849.1%
Asian30.6%
Hispanic23247.8%
White71.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Lyons Community School
  Number Percent
6th Grade6713.8%
7th Grade6212.8%
8th Grade7214.8%
9th Grade8116.7%
10th Grade8517.5%
11th Grade6513.4%
Ungraded5310.9%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
2.0%
District:
3.0%
State:
3.0%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
87.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
22.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
7.0%
District:
2.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
19.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
20.0%
District:
10.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
21.0%
District:
10.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
50.0%
District:
11.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
17.0%
District:
37.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
25.0%
District:
16.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
29.0%
District:
21.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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