How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager? Albert Shanker Scholarship Awards May 14, To prepare for the city’s standardized reading and math exams, the school assesses students with tests at least three times a year. The hallways are also split, clearly denoting with signs which rooms are designated for English immersion and which for Spanish immersion. Location Flatbush District Formerly an early childhood school serving PK-3, PS has added a 4th a 5th grade. Jonathan Fickies Art teacher Yaffa Rasowsky works with students on printmaking afterschool, while Mulgrew looks on.
Students must be able to articulate what they are learning, show their thinking and problem-solve. Describe how data is used to improve student achievement and inform decision making. Kindergartners start with one period a day in which they are immersed in their non-native language; upper grades have more. From Demographic Snapshot Enrollment. From School Quality Guide Average daily attendance. Once data is collected, a team that consists of Principal, Assistant Principal, Instructional Coach and Data Specialist meet with classroom teachers to discuss data by looking at actual results, projection of how many students can be pushed to proficiency and then create an action plan to improve student progress.
P.S. 249 The Caton
Describe how data is used to improve student achievement and inform decision making. Title I funds are used to support high quality professional development and purchase a variety of books for each classroom library. Our vertical team, which consists of a Teacher Leader on every grade level meet biweekly to work collaboratively on systems and structures.
Teachers participate in a book club on Wednesday.
Mulgrew visits PS /The Caton School, Brooklyn | United Federation of Teachers
United Federation of Teachers a union of professionals. School Nurse Recognition Dinner May 8, Everyone must buy into the improvement of the school. Jonathan Fickies First-grade teachers — both scholl and experienced — talk about teaching strategies. Describe the program or initiative that has had the greatest positive effect on student achievement, including closing achievement or opportunity gaps, if applicable.
To prepare for the city’s standardized reading and math exams, the school assesses schoool with tests at least three times a year. Log in Sign up. There are also before-school, after-school, and Saturday test-prep sessions.
PS adopted a positive behavior PBIS approach to discipline with color-coded — red, yellow and green — charts in classrooms 294 indicate what 24 of day a student is having.
Children dress in tidy uniforms-light and dark blue for grades and khaki and white for grades 4 and 5. The witness, now 13, was asked by Assistant District Attorney Ebonie Legrand to retell her account of the incident involving her science teacher, Carrasquillo, in The Noel Poynter Foundation brings in musicians to teach students to play the violin.
Collaboration and Coherence is promoted throughout the school building with everyone that has the same systems and structures in place in their classrooms. From Demographic Snapshot Enrollment. Teacher Leaders are responsible for working with their grade level teams to implement, revise homeworkk modify our systems and structures. Provider Appreciation Awards Ceremony May 11, Please post any news, updates, events, changes, or other information!
Kindergartners start with one period a day in which they are immersed in their non-native language; upper grades have more. Is this school safe and well-run? Create new account Request new password. Students work with in partnerships, peer tutor and collaborate in groups as they move toward independence. How does this school serve special populations?
Mulgrew visits PS 249/The Caton School, Brooklyn
What is the Pre-K like? From this school’s most recent Quality Review Report Are teachers effective?
Describe your philosophy of school change or improvement. This story is a collaboration with Brooklyn News Service. To serve them, the school offers a dual language Spanish-English classes. In his testimony, Carrasquillo said that he would hug his students, give them high fives and pat them. Comments Is this your school? ls
Anti-Bullying Conference for Middle School The Downside Some dimly lit corridors; grade expansion means less space for out of zone students.