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PS 354, opened in 2011, replaces PS 30, which the Department of Education decided to close for poor performance. Principal Jermaine Green was formerly assistant principal at PS 121 in South Ozone Park.
Parents and teachers gave the school high marks for safety and respect in the school’s first Learning Environment Survey. The principal is “a young black man setting the example of success and professionalism,” a parent wrote on the Insideschools website. One concern: the school has below average attendance.
Admissions: Neighborhood school. (Clara Hemphill, web reports, August 2013)