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About This School

I.S. 381 is a public middle school in New York. The principal of I.S. 381 is MS. MARY HARRINGTON, whose e-mail is mharrin@schools.nyc.gov. 388 students attend I.S. 381 and identify mostly as Asian/Pacific Islander; Asian; and White, non-Hispanic. 4% of the I.S. 381 students are "limited in English proficiency." 80% of the 388 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at I.S. 381 is 12:1. Yeshiva Toras Emes Kamenitz is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
    • Ceramics sculpture
    • Chorus
    • Computer arts
    • Dance
    • Drawing painting
  • Languages Taught

    • French
    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Basketball
    • Cheerleading
    • Lacrosse
    • Martial arts self defense
    • P.E. classes
    • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Asian/Pacific Islander 9% 16%
Asian 9% %
White, non-Hispanic 9% 26%
Black, non-Hispanic 62% 44%
Hispanic 20% 13%
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 80% 60%
Limited English proficiency 4% 9%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (11 months ago)

    I went here and graduated .. it was an ok school i didnt like it but i cant conplain fully because i liked some of the teachers such as mr.lawler or mr.k they were nice and funny .. mr.tormey sometime could joke to much but was funny to .. ms.lustig is nice as a person but not so much as a teacher espically when shes mad .. ms.furlong is ANNOYING .. ms.harrington is nice but can also be annoying and worries to much .. thepeople that work in the main office are NO HELP AND RUDE ! i could say more but #aintnobodygottimeforthat #classof2013

  • (1 year ago)

    Excelente school good teacher good area. The neighborhood is quiet administration the staff is very nice. The school is very small with a high education middle school experience.

  • (1 year ago)

    I.S. 381 is an excellent school. It has been a fixture in the community for over ten years and provided many students with an enjoyable and highly educational middle school experience. Though administration can be lax with their school-wide behavior management policy students rise to the occasion. Teachers at are mostly passionate and dedicated. Lastly parents/families have shown their reverence for I.S. 381 by sending multiple students to the school. I.S. 381 embodies the concept of "school as community."

  • (4 years ago)

    Well i graduated from this school and i say its ok. It wasn't challenging enough for me but good thing i had that support system at home. Honestly your child is better off in Cunnigham Bay Acadamey or Mark Twain. Luckily i worked hard to get into Goldstein H.S. but other kids who were not encouraged and didn't have that support system were not as lucky. If you're considering for your child to go here you should visit the school first and the environment in which the students learn.

  • (5 years ago)

    The school is not as bad as they say so. My daughter is in the CIG program and preferred this school than cunningham.

  • (5 years ago)

    this schol may look goood on the outside but certain teachers don't care and i feeel like they want us the kids to get in trouble

  • (5 years ago)

    This school i.s 381 is a very good school. i get to learn everything. last year my average was a 93.56 for the whole year. This time i'm expecting to get a better grade. the principal is very nice and so is the parent coordinater Mrs.Turner.So i like this school.

  • (6 years ago)

    this school has not lived up to expectation. The school is small but teachers and Ms harrington hardly return phone calls. Ms harrington is always in a meeting. Things happen at the school with my child i didnot recieve a phone call no one keeps me informed. the parent coorindator is powerless she is not informed of what is going on with some children. I am disappointed that I sent my child to this school. Small is not always better

  • (8 years ago)

    The overall quality of this school is great. Ms. Harrington knew my name and was able to walk into the classrooom and say hello. The teachers are friendly however certain teachers when I was there were unqualified. They however have left and the school is wonderful. I also love the uniform. It promotes education and students no longer have to worry about what everyopne else is wearing.

  • (9 years ago)

    When my children s are at the I.S.381 I know they are in an educational and safe environment.

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