Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School in Bronx, New York (NY)


2697 WESTCHESTER AVE
Bronx, NY 10461

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Student Enrollment: 531

Grade span: 6 - 12
Phone: (718) 597-6404 (make sure to verify first before calling)
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Enrollment in Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School

Attendance rate in Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School

2009 - 2010 Student Enrollment: 531 ( Back to TOC )

6th Grade Enrollment: 3
7th Grade Enrollment: 3
8th Grade Enrollment: 4
9th Grade Enrollment: 12
10th Grade Enrollment: 2
11th Grade Enrollment: 7
12th Grade Enrollment: 14
Secondary Ungraduate Enrollment: 486


White students(%): 4.0%
Here:

4.0%
State average from 4363 schools:

55.4%
Black or African American students(%): 36.0%
Here:

36.0%
State average from 4343 schools:

22.0%
Hispanic or Latino students(%): 54.0%
Here:

54.0%
State average from 4390 schools:

22.0%
Asian students(%): 5.0%
Here:

5.0%
State average from 3851 schools:

7.1%
American Indian or Alaska Native students(%): 1.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

1.0%
State average from 1182 schools:

2.1%


Students eligible for free lunch(%): 70.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

70.0%
State average from 4568 schools:

42.5%
Students eligible for reduced-price lunch(%): 5.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

5.0%
State average from 4415 schools:

8.4%


Races in Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School



2008 - 2009 Student Enrollment: 481 ( Back to TOC )

Elementary Ungraduate Enrollment: 1
Secondary Ungraduate Enrollment: 480


White students(%): 4.0%
Here:

4.0%
State average from 4363 schools:

55.8%
Black or African American students(%): 36.0%
Here:

36.0%
State average from 4326 schools:

21.8%
Hispanic or Latino students(%): 55.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

55.0%
State average from 4346 schools:

21.5%
Asian students(%): 4.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

4.0%
State average from 3771 schools:

7.0%
American Indian or Alaska Native students(%): 1.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

1.0%
State average from 1218 schools:

2.0%


Students eligible for free lunch(%): 60.0%
Here:

60.0%
State average from 4510 schools:

42.0%
Students eligible for reduced-price lunch(%): 3.0%
This school:

3.0%
State average from 4373 schools:

8.9%


Races in Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School

Annual attendance rate: 83.0%
Here:

83.0%
State average from 4562 schools:

93.1%
Number of students suspended: 4
Percent of students suspended: 1.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

1.0%
State average from 3422 schools:

6.4%




2007 - 2008 Student Enrollment: 459 ( Back to TOC )

Elementary Ungraduate Enrollment: 2
Secondary Ungraduate Enrollment: 457


White students(%): 4.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

4.0%
State average from 4315 schools:

57.0%
Black or African American students(%): 38.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

38.0%
State average from 4249 schools:

21.7%
Hispanic or Latino students(%): 54.0%
Here:

54.0%
State average from 4273 schools:

21.0%
Asian students(%): 3.0%
Here:

3.0%
State average from 3713 schools:

6.9%
American Indian or Alaska Native students(%): 1.0%
Here:

1.0%
State average from 1205 schools:

2.0%


Students eligible for free lunch(%): 62.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

62.0%
State average from 4390 schools:

39.2%
Students eligible for reduced-price lunch(%): 5.0%
Here:

5.0%
State average from 4242 schools:

8.9%


Races in Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School

Annual attendance rate: 82.0%
Here:

82.0%
State average from 4538 schools:

93.2%
Number of students suspended: 3
Percent of students suspended: 1.0%
Here:

1.0%
State average from 3384 schools:

6.4%




2006 - 2007 Student Enrollment: 512 ( Back to TOC )

Elementary Ungraduate Enrollment: 7
Secondary Ungraduate Enrollment: 505


White students(%): 5.0%
This school:

5.0%
State average from 4292 schools:

57.6%
Black or African American students(%): 43.0%
Here:

43.0%
State average from 4201 schools:

21.7%
Hispanic or Latino students(%): 49.0%
Here:

49.0%
State average from 4180 schools:

20.8%
Asian students(%): 3.0%
Here:

3.0%
State average from 3625 schools:

6.8%
American Indian or Alaska Native students(%): 1.0%
This school:

1.0%
State average from 1162 schools:

2.3%


Limited English proficient students(%): 14.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

14.0%
State average from 3042 schools:

13.4%
Students in the highest grade who were also enrolled during the previous year(%): 80.0%
Here:

80.0%
State average from 4456 schools:

93.0%
Students eligible for free lunch(%): 54.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

54.0%
State average from 4348 schools:

42.7%
Students eligible for reduced-price lunch(%): 4.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

4.0%
State average from 4212 schools:

9.2%


Races in Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School

Annual attendance rate: 80.0%
This school:

80.0%
State average from 4526 schools:

93.2%
Number of students suspended: 4
Percent of students suspended: 1.0%
This school:

1.0%
State average from 3373 schools:

6.5%




2005 - 2006 Student Enrollment: 509 ( Back to TOC )

Elementary Ungraduate Enrollment: 13
Secondary Ungraduate Enrollment: 496


White students(%): 5.0%
Here:

5.0%
State average from 4274 schools:

58.5%
Black or African American students(%): 41.0%
Here:

41.0%
State average from 4141 schools:

21.5%
Hispanic or Latino students(%): 51.0%
This school:

51.0%
State average from 4086 schools:

20.3%
Asian students(%): 2.0%
Here:

2.0%
State average from 3542 schools:

6.6%
American Indian or Alaska Native students(%): 1.0%
Here:

1.0%
State average from 1176 schools:

2.1%


Limited English proficient students(%): 18.0%
Here:

18.0%
State average from 2997 schools:

12.0%
Students eligible for free lunch(%): 63.0%
Here:

63.0%
State average from 4312 schools:

42.5%
Students eligible for reduced-price lunch(%): 4.0%
Here:

4.0%
State average from 4154 schools:

8.9%


Races in Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School

Annual attendance rate: 80.0%
This school:

80.0%
State average from 4407 schools:

93.0%
Number of students suspended: 4
Percent of students suspended: 1.0%
This school:

1.0%
State average from 3352 schools:

7.0%




2004 - 2005 Student Enrollment: 498 ( Back to TOC )

Elementary Ungraduate Enrollment: 10
Secondary Ungraduate Enrollment: 488


White students(%): 4.0%
Here:

4.0%
State average from 4228 schools:

59.7%
Black or African American students(%): 44.0%
Here:

44.0%
State average from 4107 schools:

21.5%
Hispanic or Latino students(%): 50.0%
Here:

50.0%
State average from 4004 schools:

19.8%
Asian students(%): 2.0%
This school:

2.0%
State average from 3469 schools:

6.5%
American Indian or Alaska Native students(%): 1.0%
Here:

1.0%
State average from 1111 schools:

2.1%


Limited English proficient students(%): 25.0%
Here:

25.0%
State average from 2876 schools:

15.3%
Students eligible for free lunch(%): 64.0%
Here:

64.0%
State average from 4288 schools:

38.2%
Students eligible for reduced-price lunch(%): 6.0%
This school:

6.0%
State average from 4081 schools:

8.9%


Races in Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School

Annual attendance rate: 82.0%
Here:

82.0%
State average from 4461 schools:

93.0%
Number of students suspended: 5
Percent of students suspended: 1.0%
Here:

1.0%
State average from 3072 schools:

6.3%




2003 - 2004 Student Enrollment: 454 ( Back to TOC )

Secondary Ungraduate Enrollment: 454






2003 - 2004 HS Graduate Statistics: ( Back to TOC )

Students who earned an IEP diploma: 56






Number of teachers in Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School

2009 - 2010 Staff statistics: ( Back to TOC )

Total number of teachers: 84
Teachers with no valid teaching certificate: 4
Individuals teaching out of certification: 4
Teachers with fewer than three years of teaching experience: 15
Teachers with Master's Degree plus 30 hours or doctorate: 37


Teachers with no valid teaching certificate(%): 5.0%
Here:

5.0%
State average from 969 schools:

5.5%
Individuals teaching out of certification(%): 5.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

5.0%
State average from 2048 schools:

7.9%
Teachers with fewer than three years of teaching experience(%): 18.0%
Here:

18.0%
State average from 3712 schools:

9.6%
Teachers with Master's Degree plus 30 hours or doctorate(%): 44.0%
Here:

44.0%
State average from 4504 schools:

34.0%


Total number of core classes taught: 111
Total number of classes taught: 140
Classes taught by teachers without appropriate certification(%): 6.0%
Here:

6.0%
State average from 2774 schools:

6.7%


Core classes not taught by highly qualified teachers(%): 7.0%
Here:

7.0%
State average from 1741 schools:

7.8%
Classes taught by teachers without appropriate certification(%): 6.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

6.0%
State average from 2774 schools:

6.7%


Full-time assistant principals: 4
Full-time principals: 1
Full-time professional staff other than teachers, principals, and asst principals: 13


Turnover rate of teachers with fewer than five years of experience: 15.0%
Here:

15.0%
State average from 3060 schools:

28.2%
Turnover rate of all teachers: 8.0%
This school:

8.0%
State average from 4396 schools:

13.8%




2008 - 2009 Staff statistics: ( Back to TOC )

Total number of teachers: 73
Teachers with fewer than three years of teaching experience: 4
Teachers with Master's Degree plus 30 hours or doctorate: 36


Teachers with fewer than three years of teaching experience(%): 5.0%
Here:

5.0%
State average from 4081 schools:

12.0%
Teachers with Master's Degree plus 30 hours or doctorate(%): 49.0%
Here:

49.0%
State average from 4477 schools:

32.0%


Total number of core classes taught: 93
Total number of classes taught: 115


Full-time assistant principals: 4
Full-time principals: 1
Full-time professional staff other than teachers, principals, and asst principals: 14


Turnover rate of teachers with fewer than five years of experience: 19.0%
Here:

19.0%
State average from 3092 schools:

26.6%
Turnover rate of all teachers: 10.0%
Here:

10.0%
State average from 4382 schools:

14.2%




2007 - 2008 Staff statistics: ( Back to TOC )

Total number of teachers: 71
Individuals teaching out of certification: 2
Teachers with fewer than three years of teaching experience: 3
Teachers with Master's Degree plus 30 hours or doctorate: 30


Individuals teaching out of certification(%): 3.0%
Here:

3.0%
State average from 2590 schools:

8.9%
Teachers with fewer than three years of teaching experience(%): 4.0%
Here:

4.0%
State average from 4106 schools:

12.6%
Teachers with Master's Degree plus 30 hours or doctorate(%): 42.0%
Here:

42.0%
State average from 4415 schools:

30.8%


Total number of core classes taught: 103
Total number of classes taught: 118
Classes taught by teachers without appropriate certification(%): 2.0%
This school:

2.0%
State average from 3082 schools:

8.4%


Core classes not taught by highly qualified teachers(%): 2.0%
Here:

2.0%
State average from 2387 schools:

9.4%
Classes taught by teachers without appropriate certification(%): 2.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

2.0%
State average from 3082 schools:

8.4%


Turnover rate of teachers with fewer than five years of experience: 37.0%
Here:

37.0%
State average from 2970 schools:

27.0%
Turnover rate of all teachers: 22.0%
Here:

22.0%
State average from 4348 schools:

15.4%




2006 - 2007 Staff statistics: ( Back to TOC )

Total number of teachers: 81
Teachers with no valid teaching certificate: 4
Individuals teaching out of certification: 5
Teachers with fewer than three years of teaching experience: 12
Teachers with Master's Degree plus 30 hours or doctorate: 32


Teachers with no valid teaching certificate(%): 5.0%
Here:

5.0%
State average from 2096 schools:

6.5%
Individuals teaching out of certification(%): 6.0%
Here:

6.0%
State average from 2607 schools:

9.4%
Teachers with fewer than three years of teaching experience(%): 15.0%
Here:

15.0%
State average from 3879 schools:

12.5%
Teachers with Master's Degree plus 30 hours or doctorate(%): 40.0%
Here:

40.0%
State average from 4356 schools:

30.0%


Total number of core classes taught: 78
Total number of classes taught: 83
Classes taught by teachers without appropriate certification(%): 6.0%
Here:

6.0%
State average from 2951 schools:

9.4%


Core classes not taught by highly qualified teachers(%): 6.0%
Here:

6.0%
State average from 2418 schools:

9.5%
Classes taught by teachers without appropriate certification(%): 6.0%
This school:

6.0%
State average from 2951 schools:

9.4%


Full-time assistant principals: 4
Full-time principals: 1
Full-time professional staff other than teachers, principals, and asst principals: 16


Turnover rate of teachers with fewer than five years of experience: 22.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

22.0%
State average from 2955 schools:

25.8%
Turnover rate of all teachers: 18.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

18.0%
State average from 4181 schools:

14.8%




2005 - 2006 Staff statistics: ( Back to TOC )

Total number of teachers: 88
Teachers with no valid teaching certificate: 5
Individuals teaching out of certification: 26
Teachers with fewer than three years of teaching experience: 23
Teachers with Master's Degree plus 30 hours or doctorate: 37


Teachers with no valid teaching certificate(%): 6.0%
Here:

6.0%
State average from 1841 schools:

6.3%
Individuals teaching out of certification(%): 30.0%
This school:

30.0%
State average from 2643 schools:

11.3%
Teachers with fewer than three years of teaching experience(%): 26.0%
This school:

26.0%
State average from 3918 schools:

13.0%
Teachers with Master's Degree plus 30 hours or doctorate(%): 42.0%
Here:

42.0%
State average from 4278 schools:

29.0%


Total number of core classes taught: 95
Total number of classes taught: 100
Classes taught by teachers without appropriate certification(%): 29.0%
Here:

29.0%
State average from 2996 schools:

11.5%


Core classes not taught by highly qualified teachers(%): 31.0%
This school:

31.0%
State average from 2522 schools:

10.2%
Classes taught by teachers without appropriate certification(%): 29.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

29.0%
State average from 2996 schools:

11.5%


Full-time assistant principals: 4
Full-time principals: 1
Full-time professional staff other than teachers, principals, and asst principals: 16


Turnover rate of teachers with fewer than five years of experience: 19.0%
Here:

19.0%
State average from 3072 schools:

27.0%
Turnover rate of all teachers: 20.0%
Here:

20.0%
State average from 4218 schools:

15.9%




2004 - 2005 Staff statistics: ( Back to TOC )

Total number of teachers: 89


Teachers with no valid teaching certificate(%): 12.0%
Here:

12.0%
State average from 1774 schools:

5.6%
Individuals teaching out of certification(%): 26.0%
Here:

26.0%
State average from 2524 schools:

11.6%
Teachers with fewer than three years of teaching experience(%): 28.0%
Here:

28.0%
State average from 3748 schools:

12.0%
Teachers with Master's Degree plus 30 hours or doctorate(%): 42.0%
This school:

42.0%
State average from 4075 schools:

28.6%


Total number of core classes taught: 98
Total number of classes taught: 104
Classes taught by teachers without appropriate certification(%): 25.0%
This school:

25.0%
State average from 2873 schools:

12.1%


Core classes not taught by highly qualified teachers(%): 26.0%
Ps 721 Steven Mcsweeney School:

26.0%
State average from 2527 schools:

13.5%
Classes taught by teachers without appropriate certification(%): 25.0%
Here:

25.0%
State average from 2873 schools:

12.1%


Full-time assistant principals: 2
Full-time principals: 1
Full-time professional staff other than teachers, principals, and asst principals: 18


Turnover rate of teachers with fewer than five years of experience: 25.0%
Here:

25.0%
State average from 3019 schools:

27.0%
Turnover rate of all teachers: 17.0%
This school:

17.0%
State average from 4121 schools:

16.8%








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