P.s. 29 John M Harrigan

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425 Henry St

Brooklyn, NY 11201

(718) 330-9277

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 845

Students Per Teacher: 19

Parent Reviews

36 Parent Reviews for P.s. 29 John M Harrigan

My son goes to this school. I love the staff. My issue with this school is the lack of homework. My son is in kindergarten, and if he brought homework home twice, he brought a lot. My other concern is Why do we need to pay for afterschool care? That service is suppose to be free for all public schools. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/25/14

It has only been 2 weeks so far but my daughter has expressed that she is enjoying her school much better than her prior school. The community is extremely supportive of the PTA. And the support allows the PTA to provide great services to the kids and parents. The teachers and staff that I have met so ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/28/10

PS 29 is GREAT; if your child is a little white girl. If they are "of color" (ANY color) come and be ready to deal with administration again and again. So many people push to get their children in this school, but parents of African American boys are pulling them out. I can count four right off the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/10/10

I do not recommend this school to anyone who asks. We have been here some time and, unlike others in the school community, we don't have resources to move to private school. This school preaches diversity but does not practice it. Children of color or whose parents aren't constantly present are left ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/05/10

P.S. 29 is a wonderful community school that values diversity and provides an enriching environment for all students. The teachers and staff are all committed to the students and to helping them learn and grow as people. I feel fortunate to have been a part of this community and that my children have ...  Read more

Posted by a on 07/07/10

PS 29 is a wonderful school, with great teachers, administrators and a very engaged parent community.

Posted by a parent on 04/14/10

PS29 is a terrific community, everyone in it together to provide kids with a great education. I have been very impressed and am looking forward to my second child attending next year.

Posted by a parent on 04/14/10

Great school with good arts, science and P.E.

Posted by a parent on 12/03/09

Amazing teachers, strong leadership, caring and involved parents, great arts initiatives, high standards, wonderful community!

Posted by a parent on 11/04/09

The warm and wonderfully involved community; the amazingly organized and helpful staff/adminstration; the great teachers; and openness to new ideas--anything to continually improve the school and give the students the best education and experience.

Posted by a parent on 11/01/09

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Test scores for P.s. 29 John M Harrigan

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Test Year: 2012
P.s. 29 John M Harrigan
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. 29 John M Harrigan is located at 425 Henry St, Brooklyn NY 11201. 425 Henry St is in the 11201 ZIP code in Brooklyn, NY The school district for P.s. 29 John M Harrigan is the New York City Public Schools. P.s. 29 John M Harrigan is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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