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
Dual Language: Grades 6-8
  • 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
Dual Language Program for Chinese, Spanish, and Russian students. 

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
Catherine Hayes, Director of School Of One
Cristen Agostinacchio, 
Assistant Principal IA, Grade 6
Yael Ben-Moshe,
 Assistant Principal IA, Grade 7
Theresa Johnson
, Assistant Principal, Grade 8

Executive Assistant, Frances Favaloro, 
Parent Coordinator: Gina Poggi & Rudy Chen
PTA Presidium:  Diana Riveron-Carballo & Anne Polizzi

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