School Details

P.S. 238 Anne Sullivan

1633 E 8th St, Brooklyn, NY 11223
(718) 339-4355
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-8 538 students 9 students/teacher (NY avg is 13)

Test Scores by grade

14%
31%
31%
24%
38%
34%

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 2013
  • NYC Geog District #21 - Brooklyn average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

18%
34%
30%
49%
44%
36%

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 2013
  • NYC Geog District #21 - Brooklyn average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

20%
35%
30%
21%
41%
30%

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 2013
  • NYC Geog District #21 - Brooklyn average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

6%
37%
30%
11%
48%
31%

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 2013
  • NYC Geog District #21 - Brooklyn average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

16%
39%
31%
7%
40%
28%

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 2013
  • NYC Geog District #21 - Brooklyn average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

21%
39%
34%
16%
43%
27%

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 2013
  • NYC Geog District #21 - Brooklyn average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

P.S. 238 Anne Sullivan is a public middle school in New York. The principal of P.S. 238 Anne Sullivan is MS. HARLA JOY MUSOFF-WEISS and can be contacted at hmusoff@schools.nyc.gov. 538 students attend P.S. 238 Anne Sullivan and identify as Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 26% of the P.S. 238 Anne Sullivan students have "limited English proficiency." 95% of the 538 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at P.S. 238 Anne Sullivan is 9:1. Mirrer Yeshiva Educational Institution is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 51% 22%
Black, non-Hispanic 5% 22%
White, non-Hispanic 25% 31%
Asian 19% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 18% 25%
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 95% 60%
Limited English proficiency 26% 15%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (2 years ago)

    The middle school is disasterous! Students are undisciplined have poor work habits and consistently disrupt lessons. It is not a middle school to send your child to if your want them to be safe and get a good education.

  • (5 years ago)

    My child attends IS 238 Middle school I think the teachers are very nice with good intentions they really want to help the kids BUT safety is an issue security is not great and a lot of fights break out there is not enough extra carecular activity for JH

  • (5 years ago)

    its an OK school education is good but my child was left outside unattended twice while in kindergarden so I am not sure of safety

  • (6 years ago)

    Its a wonderful environment at p.s. 238. Its also a nice place for kids education.

  • (7 years ago)

    good teachers good gym music and art class and i liked it and lots of kids liked it

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