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P.S. X012 Lewis and Clark School

Grades: 6-12
2555 Tratman Avenue
Bronx NY 10461
Phone: 718-409-9040

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What’s Special

Safe school for children with disabilities

The Downside

Little information available

PS X012, the Lewis and Clark School, is an orderly school where students feel overwhelmingly safe, surveys report. The school has high expectations for students and effective teachers, and as a result the quality of teaching is good according to the 2015 Quality Review.

The school, which has about 250 students in grades 6 to 12, mainly serves children with intellectual disabilities or with autism. The average attendance rate for the 2014-2015 school year was 84 percent, according to the Comprehensive Education Plan.

ADMISSIONS: Citywide. PS X012 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 this school's most recent Quality Review Report

Are teachers effective?

From the 2020-21 School Quality Guide

How many teachers have 3 or more years of experience teaching?
70%
78% Citywide Average
Years of principal experience at this school
10.6

Who does this school serve?

From the 2021-22 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
309
Asian
5%
Black
29%
Hispanic
59%
White
2%
Other
5%
Free or reduced priced lunch
92%
Students with disabilities
99%
English language learners
31%


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Contact & Location

Location

Westchester Square (District 11)
Trains: 6 Line to Westchester Sq-E Line Tremont Ave
Buses: Bx4, Bx4A, Bx8, Bx21, Bx24 Bx31, Bx40, Bx42

Contact

Principal
Kuvana Jones Sanders
Parent Coordinator
Wendy Camarena

Other Details

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

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