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Ps 142 Amalia Castro

5
9 reviews
Grades
PK-5
Students
344
Type
Public
100 Attorney Street
New York, NY 10002
(212) 598-3800

New York State Assessments

Ps 142 Amalia Castro
Based on data from the 2017 school year

Community Reviews

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My son attended this school and there was s great parent / teacher relationship. His teachers were very attentive and notified us of any issues on a daily basis.
Posted by a parent on 6/17/2016
I have two boys attending this school and must say that I'm really happy with the school. The Parent Coordinator is a huge asset to the school and is so warm. Who wouldn't want that? Upon entering the school each morning, you are greeted. How awesome is that! The teachers are nice and really care. The Principal is kind hearted but can sometimes be too laid back. There's a specific woman in the main office that just has no people skills whatsoever. She is obnoxious and straight out disrespectful to the parents. Since I'm not allowed to state specific names in this review, I'll just say that she's the individual who takes care of the teachers payroll. So, be warned. Putting that aside, I'd recommend this school to all.
Posted by a parent on 4/3/2013
This is near the end of my daughter's first year of school Pre-K at PS 142. What a wonderful year it has been! My daughter adores her teachers and school and feels very comfortable. The office staff and principle are very friendly, and always available to answer your questions or concerns. MY daughter has learned so much this year and I am speaking not only as a parent but as a teacher myself. I chose this program for her after seeing many other Pre-K programs with my own eyes. We were lucky enough to have the kindest and most dedicated Pre K teacher this year who helped my daughter overcome her shyness and recognize her talents. My daughter is currently reading books independently. Yes. My daughter is reading books, BY HERSELF, at 4 years old. I couldn't be more appreciative of the teachers and staff at this great school.
Posted by a parent on 6/9/2012
From the minute I walk in I felt at home, between Jacky the parent teacher coordinator and Ms. Levy the principal I only have great things to say, they are both very involve and show so much support to the parents and students, the teachers are amazing and make sure my kids are up to school standars in everything..
Posted by a parent on 3/15/2012
this is my son's frist day in ps142 and so far he feels very comfortable in his classroom and with his teacher ,I meet her she very nice and some of the staff as well ....for me and my son is a big change from ps137 that didn't do the right thing or should i say the principals and the parent coordiator didn't do their jod!! not very nice people if your thinking about registering your child there please don't go and register at ps134 because when i needed help they was their for me wow now that is saying alot about the kind of people in ps134...well wishing everyone a wonderful school year :)
Posted by a parent on 9/12/2011

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New York schools - Ps 142 Amalia Castro is located at 100 Attorney Street, New York NY 10002. Ps 142 Amalia Castro is in the Nyc Geog District # 1 - Manhattan. Ps 142 Amalia Castro is a Public school that serves grade levels PK-5.

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