About IS 228

IS 228 David A Boody
228 Avenue S
BrooklynNY 11223
Tel:  718-375-7635
Fax:  718-376-1209

Our Vision:

We envision our school as a community where all stakeholders are actively engaged as life long learners. Our paramount goal is to empower all students with the necessary skills to become college and career ready. All members of our school community will be responsible for creating a nurturing environment that supports rigorous learning delivered through a high quality curriculum aligned to the common core. 

Our Students:

Enrollment:  1360 in Grades 6-8
Special Education: Grades 6-8
ICT: Grades 6-8
Ethnicity:
  • White - 36%
  • Asian - 28%
  • Latino - 25%
  • Black - 8%
  • Other- 3%
Average Class Size:  30 students 
Student Attendance:  94% 
NY State Accountability Status:  In Good Standing
Title I School
ELLs - ESL Program and Transitional 

Our Teachers:

Our staff is a dedicated and talented group of educators.

100% are highly qualified
  • 90% completed a masters degree program
  • 95% have been teaching more than 4 years
* For more statistics visit our School Portal

School Leadership Team:

Dominick A. D'Angelo, Principal, ddangelo3@schools.nyc.gov

Scott Herman
Director of Instruction

Grade 6 
Yael Ben-Moshe, 
Assistant Principal
Christina Liberta-Cotto, 
Dean

Grade 7 
Cristen Agostinacchio, 
Assistant Principal
Stacy Karan, Dean 

Grade 8
Theresa Johnson
, Assistant Principal
Nihal Boz, Dean

Cathy Hayes, Math Coach 
Amanda Woehrle, Literacy Coach  

Executive Assistant, Frances Favaloro, 
Parent Coordinator: Gina Poggi, Rudy Chen
PTA Presidium:  Anne Polizzi



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