J.H.S. 166 George Gershwin

800 VAN SICLEN AVE
BROOKLYN NY 11207 Map
Phone: (718) 649-0765
Admissions: No new admits
Principal: MARIA ORTEGA
Neighborhood: East New York
District:19
Grade range: 8
Parent Coordinator: REGINA POWELL
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At a glance

Shared campus? Yes

This school shares the building with 3 other schools

Number of Students 234

Average Daily Attendance 88%

Uniforms? NA

Students at this school

Asian

  
0%

Black

  
79%

Hispanic

  
21%

White

  
0%

Free Lunch

  
100%

Special ed

  
36%

English Language Learners

  
4%

INCOMING STUDENTS' PROFICIENCY: 2.42 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?

64% 64% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

83% 78% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

ARE KIDS NICE?

How many students complain about bullying?

81% 71% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

42% 57% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

33% 77% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

DO TEACHERS LIKE THE SCHOOL?

How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?

50% 80% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How many teachers would recommend this school to other parents?

25% 79% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

ARE CLASSES BIG?

Number of students in an average english class

24 26 CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How many students are chronically absent?

42% 24% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Academics

Percent of students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2014 math exam

1% 25% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2014 ela exam

3% 22% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2014 science exam

26% 53% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

HS Prep

How many 8th graders pass high school regents exams?

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

5% 21% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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

0% 14% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

How do graduates do in 9th grade?

Percent who pass all their classes freshman year:

72% 85% 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 2014 math exam:

2% 2% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of self-contained students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2014 ELA exam:

0% 1% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of ICT students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2014 math exam:

0% 5% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of ICT students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2014 ELA exam:

0% 4% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of SETSS students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2014 math exam:

0% 7% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of SETSS students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2014 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 2014 ELA exam:

0% 2% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

Percent of former ell students who scored 3 or 4 on the 2014 ELA exam:

NA 13% CITYWIDE AVERAGE

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