Howitt School

70 Van Cott Ave, Farmingdale, NY 11735 | (516) 752-6519
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,423
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Luis Pena
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,423
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 130.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 739 (51.9%)
  • Females: 684 (48.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 48 (3.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 153 (10.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 201 (14.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Howitt School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.07%
Black795.6%
Asian694.8%
Hispanic18212.8%
White1,09276.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Howitt School
  Number Percent
6th Grade46232.5%
7th Grade48333.9%
8th Grade46532.7%
Ungraded130.9%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 1-10%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
95.0%
District:
95.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
2.0%
District:
3.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate: 1.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification: 1.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
2.0%
District:
3.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
68.0%
District:
70.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
6.0%
District:
6.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
18.0%
District:
8.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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