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Elementary School Middle School High School

P.S. 168

Grades: K-12
3050 Webster Avenue
Bronx NY 10467
Phone: 718-585-2100

Our Insights

What’s Special

School for children with disabilities has supportive Pre-K

The Downside

Little information available

PS 168 has a Pre-K program that is extremely supportive and helpful in aiding parents to support their childs learning, surveys say. The quality of teaching is good, according to the 2015 Quality Review.

The school, which serves 530 students from Pre-K to grade 12, is located in 7 sites across the Bronx. The average attendance rate for the 2014-2015 school year was 85.7 percent, according to the Comprehensive Education Plan.

Admissions: Citywide. PS 168 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?
73%
86% Citywide Average
How many students say they feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms and locker rooms?
71%
89% Citywide Average
How many students think bullying happens most or all of the time at this school?
44%
37% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
74%
82% Citywide Average
How many teachers say they would recommend this school to other families?
70%
85% Citywide Average

From 2017-18 NY State Report Card

How many students were suspended?
0%
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?
75%
0% Citywide Average
Years of principal experience at this school
6.0

Who does this school serve?

From 2018-19 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
530
Asian
4%
Black
34%
Hispanic
59%
White
2%
Other
1%
Free or reduced priced lunch
90%
Students with disabilities
100%
English language learners
23%
Pre-K seats
10

From 2018 School Directories

This school offers Transitional Bilingual Education in Spanish.


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

Contact & Location

Location

Norwood (District 10)
Trains: D Line to Norwood-205th St
Buses: Bx10, Bx16, Bx28, Bx30, Bx34, Bx38, Bx41, Bx41-SBS

Contact

Principal
Maureen Fullerton
Parent Coordinator
Cesar Vasquez

Other Details

Shared campus?
Yes
This school shares the building with P.S./M.S. 20 P.O.George J. Werdann, III
Metal detectors?
No

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