P.s. 197-the Kings Highway Academy

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1599 E 22nd St

Brooklyn, NY 11210

(718) 377-7890

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 490

Students Per Teacher: 20

Parent Reviews

14 Parent Reviews for P.s. 197-the Kings Highway Academy

This school is getting worse. Some teachers are better than others, but the educational and academic levels are awful. Including scores for the recent common core test scores. The environment is a jungle! There is a junior night school in the building, where kids are running wild and crazy. Everyday ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/05/13

This school getting worse. Although there are some really good and kind teachers the school atmosphere is unfriendly. Education level, unless your child is in the Eagle class, is low. And I agree that the principal just pretends to be helpful

Posted by a parent on 09/24/12

Hi! My daughter is currently a 5th grader in the gifted and talented program at PS 197, and I must say that we have truly enjoyed her time there. The teachers are wonderful, the staff is friendly, and the curriculum is challenging. The school is wonderfully diverse, and make every effort to accommodate ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/24/11

The school was fine 5 years ago, the classes became very poor and very weak, kids will need a lot of help in order to be competive with other schools. The principal pretend to be helpful but she is not, when you ask for some specific request, forget about it, there will be always a NOT even when you ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/07/11

Very good school.I am so happy that my son stady in this school.Thank you for every body.

Posted by a parent on 05/26/09

I graduated from P.S 197 it was great i had lots of fun. there were nice teachers and nice students . Its the best school

Posted by a student on 02/18/09

I love this school its the best thing next to white bread. My both boys are very happy here. They treat my children with love, respect and would do anything for them through out the day. Mrs. Nicoletti Principal and Ms Williams A.P. are the most caring individuals for there children. The staff the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/29/08

Exallent. My daugher goes to this school and is doing very well

Posted by a parent on 03/03/08

I have 2 kids in this school. I overaly happy with school staff, teachers, principal and parent coordinator- everybody are very helpfull . My son's pre-K teacher is just great- recomend to everyone- Mrs Slavutskaya and her assistant Mrs Lazaro- both very caring and realy love their pupils. On the other ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/23/08

This year I am graduating P.S 197. All I have to say is that I loved all my teachers and P.S 197 is excellent! I had a wonderful time at P.S 197 it was a pleasure to be their, my favorite teachers are.. Mrs. Richford, Mrs. Guercio, Mrs. Slavutskaya Mrs. Mcfeeley, Mrs. DeChirico, Mrs. Aldenger, Mrs.St.Jean, ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 01/17/08

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Test scores for P.s. 197-the Kings Highway Academy

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Test Year: 2012
P.s. 197-the Kings Highway Academy
New York City Public Schools
New York
* 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.

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Brooklyn schools — P.s. 197-the Kings Highway Academy is located at 1599 E 22nd St, Brooklyn NY 11210. 1599 E 22nd St is in the 11210 ZIP code in Brooklyn, NY The school district for P.s. 197-the Kings Highway Academy is the New York City Public Schools. P.s. 197-the Kings Highway Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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