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J.H.S. 72 Catherine & Count Basie

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J.H.S. 72 Catherine & Count Basie is located at 133-25 Guy Brewer Blv Jamaica, NY and educates grades 6-9 in Queens County. This public school is ruled and regulated by District #28 whom strives to set high standards of education for its students. The school applies common philosophies set forth by the school community which is to provide students a sound environment for educational excellence that will develop the skills, attitudes, knowledge and values to become contributing members of society. New York educators encourage individual excellence by students of all ages so that they may gain a lifelong enthusiasm for learning and work.

The school serves a diverse, multilingual student population of recent immigrants to the United States. They seek to provide each student with a language-rich learning experience that moves them to a point where they can read, write and communicate effectively in English and their native language. The students will learn to use their minds well to critically analyze and respond to complex real-world issues. They will use what they learn to become successful academically and professionally and to become advocates for themselves and their communities.

The staff of teachers and other officials works closely with parents and the entire community to provide the best education possible for students. And students really excel in this learning environment that affords small class sizes, positive community support, individual attention, and encouragement which help all students strive for excellence.

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J.H.S. 72 Catherine & Count Basie
New York City District #28
133-25 Guy Brewer Blv
Jamaica, NY 11434
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Large City (City: Large)
718-723-6200 (Phone)
Serving Grades: 6-9, UE
Principal: Chandra Williams
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Student Enrollment Information
6th7th8th9thUngraded
Elementary
Ungraded
Secondary
20131629011943

Additional Student Information
Total Students870
Attendance Rate92%
Suspensions21
Year Statistics Were Compiled2005
Student / Teacher Ratio13
Free Lunch620
Reduced Lunch92
Student Ethnicities


Student Gender
Staff Information
Full Time Principals1
Full Time Assistant Principals5
Other Full Time Professional Staff6
Full Time Teachers69
Part Time Principals0
Part Time Assistant Principals0
Part Time Teachers3
Other Part Time Professional Staff2
Adequate Yearly Progress Decisions
Sub-Group NameSatisfactorySchool Year
Subject: Elementary / Middle School English Language Arts
All StudentsYes2006
Black Or African AmericanYes2006
Hispanic Or LatinoYes2006
Asian Or Pacific IslanderYes2006
Students With DisabilitiesNo2006
Economically DisadvantagedYes2006
Subject: Elementary / Middle School Math
All StudentsYes2006
Black Or African AmericanYes2006
Hispanic Or LatinoYes2006
Asian Or Pacific IslanderYes2006
Students With DisabilitiesNo2006
Economically DisadvantagedYes2006
Subject: Elementary / Middle School Science
All StudentsYes2006
Graduation Information
GroupHigh School GraduatesRegents DiplomasAdvanced Regents DiplomasIEP / Local CertificatesYear
All Students00 (0%)0 (0%)02006
General Education00 (0%)0 (0%)02006
Students With Disabilities00 (0%)0 (0%)02006
All Students00 (0%)0 (0%)02005
General Education00 (0%)0 (0%)02005
Students With Disabilities00 (0%)0 (0%)02005
All Students00 (0%)0 (0%)02004
General Education00 (0%)0 (0%)02004
Students With Disabilities00 (0%)0 (0%)02004
Nearby Public Libraries 
Queens Borough Public Library Jamaica, NY 718-990-86181.43 miles
Williamson Free Public Library Williamson, NY 315-589-20481.62 miles
Elmont Public Library Elmont, NY 516-354-52804.44 miles
Henry Waldinger Memorial Library Valley Stream, NY 516-825-64224.48 miles
Floral Park Public Library Floral Park, NY 516-326-63304.89 miles
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