P.s. 242 Leonard P Stavisky Early Childhood School

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2966 137th St

Flushing, NY 11354

(718) 445-2902

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Grades: PK - 3

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 400

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

13 Parent Reviews for P.s. 242 Leonard P Stavisky Early Childhood School

My son is in the second grade. My son started at this school in Kindergarten. We had a choice of enrolling him in private school or his zone school, PS 214, however, the test scores, the teachers and the Principal received higher marks. This is a fantastic school with extremely bright and innovative ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/23/10

P.S. 242 is an excellent school & we could not be happier with our decision. We agree with other parents that this is a great foundation school (K-3) and the recent "A" grade the school received on its NYC Progress Report further reinforces the top quality level of P.S.242. We'd highly recommend this ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/11/10

Thrilled with P.S. 242! Caring teachers, excellent leadership & involved parents. Only concern is language barriers with some parents / kids, but love the multicultural community. New After School program this year is a great addition - important to all working parents & so great to have kids all ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/30/10

Teachers and staff make it very enjoyable. I do agree that it is a great foundation school. I was weary about the school location at first but, when I went to the open house it didn't matter anymore. From the security guard to the principal they all made me feel welcomed. I understand why it is number ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/18/10

Teachers and princilpe are great and they organized alot of activities for kids every week. but hope the school can add after school programs.

Posted by a parent on 07/20/10

My daughter goes to PS-242 and she is graduating this year.School is amazing.Teachers are very friendly. They go to 'that' extra mile to give the benifit to the child. School is very friendly, caring and the parent co-ordinator Ms.Chaudari is great. All the teachers she got till now are great and excellent ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/08/10

The principal from last year left. She was sensational. The new principal seems to be just as good and certainly just as dedicated so I think it will be a smooth transition. Great teachers who really care about their kids. Only negative is extracurricular activities which is basically none. Other ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/30/08

I love my daughters school PS 242.The principal is a fantastic leader she has a great grop of of highly qualified teachers who are very friendy.

Posted by a parent on 05/28/08

My son respected and admired his teacher.

Posted by a parent on 01/13/08

My son started going to the school at Kindergarten level. He is now graduating this year from 3rd grade and it will be very emotional when leaving the school in June. We appreciate all of the time and attention the staff have given my son. Any teacher he had always returned my calls the same day of ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/13/07

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Test scores for P.s. 242 Leonard P Stavisky Early Childhood School

NYSA* Test Scores

Grade Level: 3

Test Year: 2012
P.s. 242 Leonard P Stavisky Early Childhood School
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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Flushing schools — P.s. 242 Leonard P Stavisky Early Childhood School is located at 2966 137th St, Flushing NY 11354. 2966 137th St is in the 11354 ZIP code in Flushing, NY The school district for P.s. 242 Leonard P Stavisky Early Childhood School is the New York City Public Schools. P.s. 242 Leonard P Stavisky Early Childhood School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 3.
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