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P.S. 371- Lillian L. Rashkis

Grades: 9-12
355 37th Street
Brooklyn NY 11232
Phone: 718-788-7608

Our Insights

What’s Special

Work-study opportunities for students with special needs

The Downside

Little information available

PS 371 is a school where teachers agree that the principal is an effective manager and that she has a clear vision for the school, surveys report.

The school, which serves over 250 high school students, is located in three sites across Brooklyn. The Comprehensive Education Plan (CEP) explains that each of the three sites supports students with different disabilities; The main campus serves students with emotional disabilities and intellectual disabilities, the Sunset Park High School location serves students with Autism and intellectual disabilities, and the Telecommunications High School location serves school phobic students. The attendance rate for the 2015-2016 school year was 67 percent, according the CEP.

In addition, the school offers work opportunities to its students. Two of the main work sites are Kings County Hospital and Fort Hamilton army base. However, there are also many work sites for students based in the Sunset Park area that include culinary, retail and clerical opportunities, the Comprehensive Education Plan explains.

ADMISSIONS: Citywide. PS 371 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?
74%
86% Citywide Average
How many students say they feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms and locker rooms?
91%
89% Citywide Average
How many students think bullying happens most or all of the time at this school?
28%
37% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
84%
82% Citywide Average
How many teachers say they would recommend this school to other families?
79%
85% Citywide Average

From 2017-18 NY State Report Card

How many students were suspended?
2%
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?
89%
0% Citywide Average
Years of principal experience at this school
7.6

Who does this school serve?

From 2018-19 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
250
Asian
6%
Black
56%
Hispanic
26%
White
11%
Other
0%
Free or reduced priced lunch
90%
Students with disabilities
98%
English language learners
12%


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

Contact & Location

Location

Sunset Park (District 15)
Trains: D Line, N Line, R Line to 36th St
Buses: B35, B63, B70

Contact

Principal
Joan Antonelli
Parent Coordinator
Cynthia Margul

Other Details

Shared campus?
No
This school is in its own building.
Metal detectors?
No

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