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Middle School High School

P.S. 214

Grades: Pre-K, K-8
1970 West Farms Road
Bronx NY 10460
Phone: 718-589-6728

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This neighborhood school is open to children who live in its attendance zone. It also has a gifted program open to children from across the district who score high on an entrance test. See our School Stats for information about safety, atmosphere and academics. If you are a parent or staff member, please tell us more about the school in our Comments 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?
64%
71% Citywide Average
How many students say they feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms and locker rooms?
70%
84% Citywide Average
How many students think bullying happens most or all of the time at this school?
78%
51% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
84%
78% Citywide Average
How many teachers say they would recommend this school to other families?
70%
79% Citywide Average

From 2017-18 NY State Report Card

How many students were suspended?
2%
2% Citywide Average

From this school's most recent Quality Review Report

Are teachers effective?

From 2017-18 School Quality Guide

How many teachers have 3 or more years of experience teaching?
72%
78% Citywide Average
Years of principal experience at this school
9.9

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?
31%
53% Citywide Average
How many elementary school students scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
31%
50% Citywide Average
How many middle school students scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
14%
46% Citywide Average
How many middle school students scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
22%
51% Citywide Average

From 2018 Middle School Directory

What high schools do most graduates attend?
Wings Academy, Urban Assembly School for Wildlife Conservation, and Explorations Academy
Accelerated courses offered for high school credit
Algebra I

From 2017-18 School Quality Guide

How many 8th-graders earn high school credit?
39%
32% Citywide Average

What is the Pre-K like?

From this school's most recent Classroom Assessment Scoring System (CLASS)

Instruction: Teachers ask kids to explain their reasoning when they solve problems

From this school's most recent Early Childhood Environmental Rating System (ECERS-R)

Activities: Children explore art, music, sand/water, dramatic play and more
Language: Teachers talk and listen to kids in a supportive way
Interaction: Teachers ask kids good questions and invite back-and-forth conversation

Who does this school serve?

From 2018-19 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
1097
Asian
3%
Black
24%
Hispanic
70%
White
1%
Other
2%
Free or reduced priced lunch
85%
Students with disabilities
20%
English language learners
14%

From 2017-18 School Quality Guide

Average daily attendance
90%
93% Citywide Average
How many students miss 18 or more days of school?
40%
22% Citywide Average

From 2018 School Directories

Uniforms required?
No
Pre-K seats
90

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?
6%
25% Citywide Average
How many students with disabilities scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
4%
22% Citywide Average
How many English language learners scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
4%
24% Citywide Average
How many English language learners scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
1%
16% Citywide Average


For more information about our data sources, see About Our Data · More DOE statistics for this school

Contact & Location

Location

Tremont (District 12)
Trains: 2 Line, 5 Line to West Farms Sq - East Tremont Ave
Buses: Bx19, Bx21, Bx36, Bx40, Bx42, Bx9, BxM10, Q44-SBS

Contact

Principal
David Cintron
Parent Coordinator
JASMIN PUJOLS

Other Details

Shared campus?
Yes
This school shares a building with Emolior Academy
Uniforms required?
No
Metal detectors?
No

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

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