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PS 197 John B Russwurm

Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.
  • (212) 690-5960
  • 2230 5th Ave
  • New York, NY 10037
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PS 197 John B Russwurm is an urban public school in New York, New York that is part of New York City Dept Of Ed. It serves 199 students in K - 5 with a student/teacher ratio of 7.7:1. Its teachers have had 317 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Grades Served
    K - 5
  • Students
    199
  • Teachers
    26

PS 197 John B Russwurm Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.

  • (212) 690-5960
  • 2230 5th Ave
  • New York, NY 10037

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PS 197 John B Russwurm Demographics

93%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch Data about students' economic need comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
93%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Data about school demographics comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. The numbers in this chart may not add up to 100% because of limitations in the available data.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily White students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

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PS 197 John B Russwurm Support on DonorsChoose Last updated May 29, 2024

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PS 197 John B Russwurm

$186,527
raised using DonorsChoose
317
projects funded
34
teachers funded
681
donors
20
projects for basic supplies
57
projects for technology
41
projects for books
15
projects for art supplies

PS 197 John B Russwurm has received support from 376 individuals from New York and 305 individuals out-of-state.

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