I.S. 61 William A Morris

An Insideschools pick
445 CASTLETON AVENUE
STATEN ISLAND NY 10301 Map
Phone: (718) 727-8481
Website: Click here
Admissions: neighborhood school/test or audition
Principal: Susan Tronolone
Neighborhood: North Shore
District:31
Grade range: 6-8
Parent Coordinator: KIM LUCCHESI
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Wheelchair Accessible
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InsideStats

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At a glance

Shared campus? No

This school is in its own building

Number of Students 1183

Average Daily Attendance 91%

Uniforms? Yes

Students at this school

Asian

  
4%

Black

  
35%

Hispanic

  
42%

White

  
18%

Free Lunch

  
77%

Special ed

  
24%

English Language Learners

  
7%

INCOMING STUDENTS' PROFICIENCY: 2.73 2.80 CITYWIDE AVERAGE


1 = Far below grade level 2 = Below grade level 3 = At grade level 4 = Above grade level

Safety & vibe

DO STUDENTS LIKE THE SCHOOL?

How many students say their teachers inspire them to learn?

48% 66% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How many students say this school offers enough programs to keep them interested?

70% 75% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

ARE KIDS NICE?

How many students complain about bullying?

88% 71% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How many students say students at their school respect one another?

27% 56% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How many teachers say order and discipline are maintained in the school?

51% 77% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

DO TEACHERS LIKE THE SCHOOL?

How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?

80% 80% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How many teachers would recommend this school to other parents?

71% 80% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

ARE CLASSES BIG?

Number of students in an average english class

24 26 CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How many students are chronically absent?

31% 25% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Academics

Percent of students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2013 math exam

13% 27% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2013 ela exam

20% 25% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2013 science exam

53% 51% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

HS Prep

How many 8th graders pass high school regents exams?

Percent of 8th graders who take and pass the algebra regents:

24% 19% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of 8th graders who take and pass a science regents:

0% 13% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How do graduates do in 9th grade?

Percent who pass all their classes freshman year:

85% 84% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Special ed & ELL

How well does this school serve students with disabilities?

Percent of self-contained students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2013 math exam:

0% 2% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of self-contained students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2013 ELA exam:

0% 1% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of ICT students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2013 math exam:

0% 5% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of ICT students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2013 ELA exam:

1% 4% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of SETSS students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2013 math exam:

2% 7% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of SETSS students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2013 ELA exam:

5% 6% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How well does this school serve English language learners?

Percent of ell students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2013 ELA exam:

0% 1% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of former ell students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2013 ELA exam:

3% 11% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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