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P.S. 723

Grades: K-12
3540 Bivona Street
Bronx NY 10475
Phone: 718-320-1222

Our Insights

What’s Special

Day treatment for children with emotional disturbances

The Downside

Little information available

PS 723 is a school where the leadership is liked, surveys report.

The school, which serves around 550 Kindergarten through 12th grade students, is located in eleven sites across the Bronx. The student body mainly consists of learners with significant emotional disturbance, intellectual disabilities or autism. Two hundred fifty students attend day treatment programs associated with mental health organizations. The attendance rate for the 2015-2016 school year was 85.2 percent, according to the Comprehensive Education Plan (CEP).

ADMISSIONS: Citywide. PS 723 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?
94%
86% Citywide Average
How many students say they feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms and locker rooms?
85%
89% Citywide Average
How many students think bullying happens most or all of the time at this school?
58%
37% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
91%
82% Citywide Average
How many teachers say they would recommend this school to other families?
90%
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?
79%
0% Citywide Average
Years of principal experience at this school
2.5

Who does this school serve?

From 2018-19 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
480
Asian
1%
Black
35%
Hispanic
54%
White
6%
Other
3%
Free or reduced priced lunch
95%
Students with disabilities
98%
English language learners
8%


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

Contact & Location

Location

Eastchester (District 11)
Trains: 5 Line to Eastchester-Dyre Ave
Buses: Bx16, Bx30

Contact

Principal
Shante Chunn
Parent Coordinator
Yssalina Morillo

Other Details

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

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