P.S. 96 Joseph Lanzetta

216 EAST 120 STREET
MANHATTAN NY 10035 Map
Phone: (212) 860-5851
Admissions: Neighborhood school
Principal: David Pretto
Neighborhood: East Harlem
District: 4
Grade range: PK-8
Parent Coordinator: Sonia Kemp
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At a glance

Shared campus? No

This school is in its own building

Number of Students 506

Average Daily Attendance 90%

Students at this school

Asian

  
1%

Black

  
28%

Hispanic

  
69%

White

  
2%

Free Lunch

  
100%

Special ed

  
28%

English Language Learners

  
18%

Safety & vibe

ARE KIDS
NICE?

How many teachers say bullying is a problem at school?

65% 22% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

26% 77% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

ARE CLASSES BIG?

Number of students in an average kindergarten class

26 23 CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Number of students in an average fifth grade class

21 26 CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Number of students in an average middle school english class

25 26 CITYWIDE AVERAGE

DO TEACHERS LIKE THE SCHOOL?

How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?

30% 80% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How many teachers would recommend this school to other parents?

30% 80% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Attendance

How many students are chronically absent?

42% 23% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Academics

How many teachers say this school offers enough programs, classes and activities to keep students engaged?

43% 78% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How many teachers say this school does a good job teaching social-emotional skills?

74% 84% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How many teachers say this school does a good job teaching organizational and study skills?

74% 87% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of students in grades 3-8 who scored 3 or 4 on the state math exam

9% 38% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of students in grades 3-8 who scored 3 or 4 on the state ela exam

11% 29% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of 4th graders who scored 3 or 4 on the state science exam

76% 84% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of 8th graders who scored 3 or 4 on the state science exam

21% 52% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How many 8th grades pass high school regents exams?

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

0% 19% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

0% 15% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Parents

Are parents involved?

How many parents responded to the school survey?

31% 62% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How many parents say they attended at least one pta meeting in the last school year?

76% 69% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Does the school encourage family involvement?

How many parents say they were invited to an event at the school at least 3 times in the last school year?

75% 71% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Do parents like the school?

How many parents would recommend this school to other parents?

80% 93% 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 state math exam:

0% 3% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

0% 1% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

0% 13% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

3% 7% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

6% 14% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

0% 7% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How many parents say students with disabilities are included in all activities?

89% 97% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How many teachers say students with special needs are educated in the least restrictive environment appropriate?

65% 87% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How many parents of students with ieps say this school offers a wide enough variety of services and activities for their children’s needs?

74% 88% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How well does this school serve English language learners?

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

0% 4% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

5% 19% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How many teachers say this school ensures that ells receive the same curriculum as non-ells with appropriate suppports?

78% 88% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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