School Details

Is 228 David A Boody

228 Ave S, Brooklyn, NY 11223
(718) 375-7635
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 & ungraded 825 students 14 students/teacher (NY avg is 13)

Test Scores by grade

26%
42%
29%
43%
58%
38%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • New York City Geographic District #21 average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

24%
42%
29%
38%
51%
33%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • New York City Geographic District #21 average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

32%
44%
36%
44%
38%
22%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • New York City Geographic District #21 average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Is 228 David A Boody is a public middle school in New York. The principal of Is 228 David A Boody is MR. DOMINICK D'ANGELO, who can be contacted at ddangelo3@schools.nyc.gov. 825 students attend Is 228 David A Boody and identify as Asian; Asian/Pacific Islander; and White, non-Hispanic. 18% of the Is 228 David A Boody students have "limited English proficiency." 75% of the 825 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Is 228 David A Boody is 14:1. Ps 95 The Gravesend is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • Cantonese
  • French
  • Italian
  • Korean
  • Latin
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Yoga

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Asian 34% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 32% 25%
White, non-Hispanic 29% 31%
Hispanic 28% 22%
Black, non-Hispanic 10% 22%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.3%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 75% 70%
Limited English proficiency 18% 16%

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