J.H.S. 291 Roland Hayes

District

Overview

  • School Number: K291

  • Accessibility: Partially Accessible

  • Grades: 06,07,08,SE

  • 2020–2021 Enrollment: 306

  • Geographic District: 32

  • Borough: Brooklyn

School Contacts and Information

School Leader
Janice Bruce, Principal
Respect for All Liaison
Miguelina Urena
Sexual Harassment Prevention Liaison
Miguelina Urena
How to report student-to-student discrimination, sexual and other harassment, intimidation, and bullying
Space
Shares building with other schools
District Borough Number
32K291

Superintendent and District Contacts

Superintendent
Rebecca Lozada
Address
797 Bushwick Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11221
Phone
718-574-1100
Education Council President
Desines Rodriguez
Education Council Phone
718-574-1203

Summer School

Students from this school will go to summer school at the following location(s): (If you see multiple locations, contact your home school or call 311 for more information.)
  • J.H.S. 291 Roland Hayes
  • Program: Summer Rising
  • 231 Palmetto Street, Brooklyn, NY, 11221
  • Grades: 06 - 08
  • Dates: 07/05/2022 - 08/12/2022
  • 08:00AM - 06:00PM
  • Bushwick Community High School
  • Program: Summer Rising
  • 231 Palmetto Street, Brooklyn, NY, 11221
  • Grades: 06 - 08
  • Dates: 07/05/2022 - 08/12/2022
  • 08:00AM - 12:30PM
  • Math, Engineering, and Science Academy Charter High School
  • Program: Charter Program
  • 231 Palmetto Street, Brooklyn, NY, 11221
  • Grades: 06 - 08
  • Dates: 07/05/2022 - 08/19/2022
  • 08:00AM - 06:00PM

Mental Health and Wellness

Ask your Parent Coordinator, School Social Worker, or School Counselor for more information about your school's mental health program.
School-Based Mental Health Clinic
Interborough: 917-533-1259
Community School
Ariel Argueso: 347-578-5284, aargueso@hispanicfamilyservicesny.org

Building Ventilation Information

In order to ensure maximum safety for staff and students, all school buildings are continually monitored for any ventilation issues. The DOE makes repairs or improvements where needed and/or will close any rooms until they can be occupied safely.
K291 - 231 Palmetto Street
See citywide information and report definitions:
Building Ventilation Status

Free Student Meals

Breakfast, lunch and after school meal service is free for all NYC public school students.
Menu Service Specifics
  • Breakfast Time: 8:00 AM-8:30 AM
  • Lunch Time: 10:15 AM-1:00 PM
  • Food Service Manager: Peggy Bobadilla
  • Kitchen Phone Number: 718-574-0232
See what's on the menu:
Breakfast
Lunch
DOH Inspection Report

Admissions

For School Specific Admission Information
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School Quality

The DOE develops tools to help families and educators understand student achievement and school quality. The reports on this page provide information about school quality from multiple sources. These sources include feedback from students, teachers, and parents. Reports also include information from formal school visits and a variety of student achievement metrics.

School Quality Snapshot
The School Quality Snapshot provides families with a summary of each school. The data captures the schools learning environment and student performance. Snapshots from the 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 school years are available in the links below.
School Quality Snapshot - Middle School
School Quality Guide
The School Quality Guide is a detailed report about this school that includes complete results from the NYC School Survey and more information on student achievement.
School Quality Guide - Middle School
Quality Review Report
The Quality Review Report is the result of a two-day visit by an experienced educator, who has looked at how well this school supports student learning and teacher practice.
Quality Review Report 2017-2018
Quality Review Report 2016-2017
School Performance Dashboard
The School Performance Dashboard shows multiple years of data and key comparisons for this school.
School Performance Dashboard - Middle School

Reports

Building Accessibility Profile

Building 1
K291 - 231 Palmetto Street - Partially Accessible
Rating
3 out of 10 - There is general ground floor access, and at least one accessible bathroom and one accessible classroom exist on the ground floor. Certain classrooms or public assembly spaces on the ground floor may still not be accessible due to changes in elevation.
View BAP Report
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