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15323 83rd St

Howard Beach, NY 11414

(718) 848-9247

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,040

Students Per Teacher: 16

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40 Parent Reviews for P.s. 232 Lindenwood

My children are both in the upper grades at 232. I do agree that the principal is incompetent but I must say the assistant principals do as much as they can to help the children. In the younger grades the assistant principal actually cares for the children. I do believe that having personal friends teach ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/10/13

MY child attends this school. Education is a very important gift I can give to my child. The principal of this school is providing and exceptional experience for my child. This gift of learning is not only given in academic areas but in enrichment activities as well. The professionalism of all staff ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/07/13

My child attends ps232 and receives a wonderful education. The teachers keep me Informed of my child's progress. The principal Mrs. Josephson is always welcoming , caring and answers my concerns promptly. I feel very lucky that my child is in such a caring environment.

Posted by a parent on 11/06/13

A firm principal is one thing but incompetent to the point she constantly tells parents she can't recall what was said to a parent by her, is just ridiculous. My children do love the school and their teachers. The principal has a lot of room for improvement. When a parent questions what's going on with ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/30/13

My three children attend PS 232, so I have spent a lot of years in and out of this building. All three administrators have met with me to discuss the academic strengths and weaknesses of my children and sometimes have also shared personal advice about raising children. They have always excepted my phone ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/30/13

My children love the school and their teachers. It is the teachers that make a great impacted on the children and it is the princal who holds the whole school together. Some parents don't understand at sometimes the princal has to be firm.

Posted by a parent on 10/28/13

The principal has a tendency to forget that she is dealing with involved parents and attempts to treat parents as if they are inferior to her. We have had numerous issues with the principal. As a whole the school is a good school with the majority of teachers who generally care for the children. With ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/27/13

What I really like about PS 232 is that academics come first, but there is always time for other events that make it a well-rounded experience. The state tests are important to anyone who wants there child to be successful, but 232 has a huge heart and finds the time to fund raise for others in need. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/28/13

My kids are new to this school, so far they have had ok experiences. Its only the third day, So time will tell, I hope teacher meet day will go ok. I pray my experience with the school will be a good one. Again its still early. Just wish they made us more aware of kids progress.

Posted by a parent on 09/11/12

As many other public schools, they have way too many children per class, which affects the quality of the education they receive. In addition, they lack after school programs in the lower grades. They have too many field trips that contribute nothing to the curriculum and waste the children's time that ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/04/12

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Test scores for P.s. 232 Lindenwood

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Test Year: 2012
P.s. 232 Lindenwood
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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Howard Beach schools — P.s. 232 Lindenwood is located at 15323 83rd St, Howard Beach NY 11414. 15323 83rd St is in the 11414 ZIP code in Howard Beach, NY The school district for P.s. 232 Lindenwood is the New York City Public Schools. P.s. 232 Lindenwood is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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