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Middle School High School

East New York Elementary School of Excellence

Grades: Pre-K, K-5
605 Shepherd Avenue
Brooklyn NY 11208
Phone: 718-272-6075

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East New York Elementary School of Excellence, also known as PS 677, and the East New York Middle School of Excellence opened in September 2009. The two new schools replaced PS 72, which was phased out beginning in June 2009. East New York Elementary opened with grades PK-3 and grew to serve students through the 5th grade.

Admissions: Zoned neighborhood school. 

 

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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?
71%
79% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
85%
81% Citywide Average
How many teachers say they would recommend this school to other families?
72%
83% Citywide Average

From 2017-18 NY State Report Card

How many students were suspended?
1%
1% 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?
73%
78% Citywide Average
Years of principal experience at this school
2.9

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?
29%
51% Citywide Average
How many elementary school students scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
24%
49% 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
514
Asian
5%
Black
50%
Hispanic
42%
White
1%
Other
3%
Free or reduced priced lunch
93%
Students with disabilities
21%
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?
44%
25% Citywide Average

From 2018 School Directories

Pre-K seats
36

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?
21%
28% Citywide Average
How many students with disabilities scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
8%
23% Citywide Average
How many English language learners scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
15%
28% Citywide Average
How many English language learners scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
10%
17% Citywide Average


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Contact & Location

Location

East New York (District 19)
Trains: C Line to Shepherd Ave; 3 Line to New Lots Ave
Buses: B13, B14, B15, B20, B84, BM5, Q8

Contact

Principal
Janet Huger
Parent Coordinator
FINOLA D. BURTON

Other Details

Shared campus?
Yes
This school shares the building with its middle school
Metal detectors?
No

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

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