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Walter Francis White (P.S. 41)

Grades: K-8
411 Thatford Avenue
Brooklyn NY 11212
Phone: 718-495-7732

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Walter Francis White (P.S. 41) in Brownsville is a school serving grades Kindergarten through 8. This school is in its own building.

The principal has been leading this school since 2016.

This school prioritizes children who live in District 23, but anyone is welcome to apply. To see if your address is in the district for this school please use our school search. For more information about school enrollment and advice on how to find a program, please visit our New to NYC page .

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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?
61%
71% Citywide Average
How many students say they feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms and locker rooms?
86%
84% Citywide Average
How many students think bullying happens most or all of the time at this school?
67%
51% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
50%
78% Citywide Average
How many teachers say they would recommend this school to other families?
61%
78% 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 2018-19 School Quality Guide

How many teachers have 3 or more years of experience teaching?
95%
79% Citywide Average
Years of principal experience at this school
2.0

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?
23%
54% Citywide Average
How many elementary school students scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
21%
50% Citywide Average
How many middle school students scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
21%
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?
George Westinghouse Career and Technical Education High School
Accelerated courses offered for high school credit
Algebra I

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

How many 8th-graders earn high school credit?
0%
32% Citywide Average

Who does this school serve?

From 2018-19 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
332
Asian
1%
Black
59%
Hispanic
31%
White
2%
Other
7%
Free or reduced priced lunch
95%
Students with disabilities
31%
English language learners
6%

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

Average daily attendance
87%
93% Citywide Average
How many students miss 18 or more days of school?
51%
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?
3%
25% Citywide Average
How many students with disabilities scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
3%
22% Citywide Average
How many English language learners scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
0%
24% Citywide Average
How many English language learners scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
0%
16% Citywide Average


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Contact & Location

Location

Brownsville (District 23)
Trains: L Line to New Lots Ave; 3 Line to Rockaway Ave
Buses: B14, B15, B35, B60, B7, B8

Contact

Principal
Shonelle Hall
Parent Coordinator
Velma Gamble

Other Details

Shared campus?
No
This school is in its own building.
Uniforms required?
Yes

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