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About This School

I.S. 237 is a public middle school in New York. The principal of I.S. 237 is MS. JUDITH FRIEDMAN and can be contacted at jfriedm@schools.nyc.gov. 1,188 children attend I.S. 237 and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; Asian; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 19% of the I.S. 237 students are "limited in English proficiency." 90% of the 1,188 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at I.S. 237 is 15:1. Junior High School 189 Daniel Carter Beard is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

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

    • French
    • German
    • Italian
    • Latin
    • Mandarin
    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Badminton
    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Bicycling
    • Cheerleading
    • Crew
    • Cross country
    • Fencing
    • Field hockey
    • Football
    • Golf
    • Gymnastics
    • Lacrosse
    • Martial arts self defense
    • P.E. classes
    • Rugby
    • Soccer
    • Softball
    • Swimming
    • Tennis
    • Track
    • Ultimate Frisbee
    • Volleyball
    • Water polo
    • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 9% 11%
Asian 67% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 65% 41%
White, non-Hispanic 3% 18%
Hispanic 22% 30%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.2%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 90% 68%
Limited English proficiency 19% 20%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    This schoo is extravangant by all means. With its sophisticated means of learning IS237 is one of the top middle schools out there. The teachers also care about the well-being of his/her pupil. Thankyou.

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