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P.S. K141

Grades: K-12
655 Parkside Ave
Brooklyn NY 11226
Phone: 718-941-0320

Our Insights

What’s Special

Safe school for students with special needs

The Downside

Little information available

PS K141 is a safe school where teachers agree they feel their students are safe around the school, surveys report.

The school, which serves around 370 students from Pre-K through 11th grade, is located in 4 sites across Brooklyn. The student body consists of learners with significant disabilities and the school may recommend students receive additional aid from speech therapists, occupational therapists, physical therapists, counselors, or vision, hearing, or mobility services. The attendance rate for the 2015-2016 year was 85.3 percent, according to the Comprehensive Education Plan. Additionally, the quality of teaching is good according to the 2015 Quality Review.

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ADMISSIONS: Citywide. PS K141 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?
89%
86% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
73%
82% Citywide Average

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

How many teachers have 3 or more years of experience teaching?
63%
0% Citywide Average
Years of principal experience at this school
8.8

Who does this school serve?

From 2019-20 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
380
Asian
5%
Black
41%
Hispanic
32%
White
21%
Other
1%
Free or reduced priced lunch
89%
Students with disabilities
100%
English language learners
18%
Pre-K seats
13

From 2020 School Directories



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

Contact & Location

Location

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens (District 17)
Trains: 2 Line, 5 Line to Winthrop St; Q Line to Parkside Ave
Buses: B12, B16, B44, B44-SBS, B49

Contact

Principal
Michele Thornton Mannix
Parent Coordinator
Patricia Lysius

Other Details

Shared campus?
Yes
This school shares the building with Explore Charter School and Parkside Preparatory Academy
Metal detectors?
No

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