M.S. 246 Walt Whitman

72 VERONICA PLACE
BROOKLYN NY 11226 Map
Phone: (718) 282-5230
Admissions: neighborhood school/selective program
Principal: Bently Warrington
Neighborhood: Flatbush
District: 17
Grade range: 6-8
Parent Coordinator: Suze Vixamar
Zoned
Wheelchair Accessible

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At a glance

Shared campus? Yes

This school shares the building with Fahari Academy Charter School

Number of Students 573

Average Daily Attendance 92%

Uniforms? Yes

Students at this school

Asian

  
2%

Black

  
80%

Hispanic

  
16%

White

  
2%

Free Lunch

  
100%

Special ed

  
27%

English Language Learners

  
20%

INCOMING STUDENTS' PROFICIENCY: 2.21 2.60 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?

62% 64% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

65% 78% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

ARE KIDS NICE?

How many students complain about bullying?

82% 71% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

36% 57% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

42% 77% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

DO TEACHERS LIKE THE SCHOOL?

How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?

61% 80% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How many teachers would recommend this school to other parents?

46% 79% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

ARE CLASSES BIG?

Number of students in an average english class

29 26 CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How many students are chronically absent?

27% 24% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Academics

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

5% 26% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

7% 22% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

28% 45% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

HS Prep

How many 8th graders pass high school regents exams?

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

20% 18% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

25% 14% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How do graduates do in 9th grade?

Percent who pass all their classes freshman year:

86% 87% 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% 2% 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% 7% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

0% 5% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

3% 9% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

0% 6% 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% 2% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

21% 13% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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