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P.S. K140

Grades: K-8
141 Macon Street
Brooklyn NY 11216
Phone: 718-783-4842

Our Insights

What’s Special

School for students with special needs

The Downside

Little information available

PS K140 serves over 250 students with physical, cognitive, and emotional disabilities in kindergarten through 8th grade. It is located in four sites across Brooklyn. The attendance rate for the 2015-16 school year was 87.4 percent, according to the Comprehensive Education Plan.

ADMISSIONS: Citywide. PS K140 is part of District 75, a network of 69 schools dedicated to New York Citys students with disabilities who require increased attention. District 75 provides educational, vocational, and behavioral support programs for students who are on the autism spectrum, have significant cognitive delays, are significantly emotionally challenged, have a sensory impairment or have multiple disabilities. (Katie Safter & Hugo Segal, web reports, August 2017)

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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?
68%
86% Citywide Average
How many students say they feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms and locker rooms?
73%
89% Citywide Average
How many students think bullying happens most or all of the time at this school?
70%
37% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
77%
82% Citywide Average
How many teachers say they would recommend this school to other families?
67%
85% Citywide Average

From 2017-18 NY State Report Card

How many students were suspended?
1%
0% 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?
69%
0% Citywide Average
Years of principal experience at this school
6.6

Who does this school serve?

From 2018-19 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
338
Asian
2%
Black
67%
Hispanic
27%
White
1%
Other
2%
Free or reduced priced lunch
89%
Students with disabilities
100%
English language learners
9%


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

Contact & Location

Location

Bedford-Stuyvesant (District 13)
Trains: A Line, C Line to Nostrand Ave
Buses: B25, B26, B43, B44, B44-SBS

Contact

Principal
Roderick Palton
Parent Coordinator
Nivedita Biswas

Other Details

Shared campus?
Yes
This school shares a building with Leadership Prep Bed Stuy Charter
Metal detectors?
No

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