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P.S. 88 S. Silverstein Little Sparrow School

Grades: K-3
1340 Sheridan Avenue
Bronx NY 10456
Phone: 718-716-7369

Our Insights

P.S. 88 S. Silverstein Little Sparrow School in Claremont Village is a neighborhood school serving grades Kindergarten through 3. The school is in its own building.

The principal has been leading this school since 2004.

This school prioritizes children who live in the school zone, but anyone is welcome to apply. To see if your address is zoned for this school please use our school search. For more information about zoned school enrollment and advice on how to find a program, please visit our New to NYC page and see the "Zoned Schools and other options" section.

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School Stats

Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

Is this school safe and well-run?

From 2018-19 NYC School Survey

How many teachers say order and discipline are maintained at this school?
45%
79% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
27%
81% Citywide Average
How many teachers say they would recommend this school to other families?
18%
83% Citywide Average

From 2017-18 NY State Report Card

How many students were suspended?
0%
1% Citywide Average

From this school's most recent Quality Review Report

Are teachers effective?

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

How many teachers have 3 or more years of experience teaching?
39%
80% Citywide Average
Years of principal experience at this school
14.5

How do students perform academically?

From 2018 State ELA+Math Results Summary

How many elementary school students scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
32%
51% Citywide Average
How many elementary school students scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
43%
49% Citywide Average

Who does this school serve?

From 2018-19 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
147
Asian
1%
Black
22%
Hispanic
76%
White
2%
Other
0%
Free or reduced priced lunch
96%
Students with disabilities
16%
English language learners
16%

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

Average daily attendance
91%
93% Citywide Average

How does this school serve special populations?

From 2018 State ELA+Math Results Summary

How many students with disabilities scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
29%
28% Citywide Average
How many students with disabilities scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
14%
23% Citywide Average


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Contact & Location

Location

Claremont Village (District 9)
Trains: 4 Line, B Line, D Line to 170th St
Buses: Bx1, Bx11, Bx18, Bx2, Bx32, Bx35, Bx41, BxM4

Contact

Principal
Melinda Hyer
Parent Coordinator
Shaniqua Laguerre

Other Details

Shared campus?
No
This school is in its own building.
Metal detectors?
No

Zone for the 2019-2020 school year. Call school to confirm.

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