Discover your best options

Elementary School Middle School High School

I.S. 211 John Wilson

Grades: 6-8
1001 East 100 Street
Brooklyn NY 11236
Phone: 718-251-4411

Our Insights

IS 211, also called John Wilson Intermediate School, has long struggled with discipline problems and poor academic performance. The school’s enrollment declined from more than 800 to barely 400 over the past decade.

IS 211 shares a building with two charter elementary schools, Leadership Prep Canarsie and Uncommon Elementary School.

Admissions: Zoned neighborhood school open to children from District 18. Students are admitted to the Astral program based on their grades, attendance records and test scores. (May 2019)

Read more

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?
81%
75% Citywide Average
How many students say they feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms and locker rooms?
72%
82% Citywide Average
How many students think bullying happens most or all of the time at this school?
65%
52% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
81%
82% Citywide Average
How many teachers say they would recommend this school to other families?
86%
81% Citywide Average

From 2017-18 NY State Report Card

How many students were suspended?
2%
3% 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?
92%
75% Citywide Average
Years of principal experience at this school
7.7

How do students perform academically?

From 2018 State ELA+Math Results Summary

How many middle school students scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
19%
37% Citywide Average
How many middle school students scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
36%
42% Citywide Average

From 2018 Middle School Directory

What high schools do most graduates attend?
Urban Action Academy, High School for Medical Professions, and Abraham Lincoln High School
Accelerated courses offered for high school credit
Algebra I,Living Environment

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

How many 8th-graders earn high school credit?
15%
32% Citywide Average

Who does this school serve?

From 2018-19 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
342
Asian
1%
Black
80%
Hispanic
12%
White
4%
Other
3%
Free or reduced priced lunch
80%
Students with disabilities
29%
English language learners
11%

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

Average daily attendance
91%
93% Citywide Average
How many students miss 18 or more days of school?
29%
23% Citywide Average

From 2018 School Directories

Uniforms required?
Yes

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?
5%
14% Citywide Average
How many students with disabilities scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
11%
15% Citywide Average
How many English language learners scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
8%
14% Citywide Average
How many English language learners scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
8%
6% Citywide Average


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

Contact & Location

Location

Canarsie (District 18)
Trains: L Line to Canarsie - Rockaway Parkway
Buses: B103, B17, B42, B6, B60, B82, BM2

Contact

Principal
Carolyn James
Parent Coordinator
Guy Williams

Other Details

Shared campus?
Yes
This school shares a building with Leadership Prep Canarsie Charter Uncommon Elementary School.
Uniforms required?
Yes
Metal detectors?
No

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

You may also like …

Canarsie Ascend Charter Middle School

744 East 87th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11236

The Science And Medicine Middle School 366

965 East 107th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11236

Comments

  • Is this your school? Please post any news, updates, events, changes, or other information!
  • We welcome questions, open discussions, and disagreements but comments with personal attacks, rude language, or those with seemingly malicious intent will be deleted.
  • Very long comments, those that contain links, or repeat comments may be blocked by our spam filter.
  • Problems? email us at [email protected].
  • Users must comply with our Terms of Use.