Overbrook Edu Center

6722 Lansdowne Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19151
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Overbrook Edu Center serves 259 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Overbrook Edu Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Overbrook Edu Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Overbrook Edu Center's student population of 259 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students259 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Overbrook Edu Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Overbrook Edu Center is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2273 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
83%
15%
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White
2%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.300.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhiladelphia City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Overbrook Edu Center is Overbrook High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Harambee Institute Of Science And Techno (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Philadelphia Harambee Institute Of Science And Techno Charter School
    Math: 4% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 537 students
    0.1 miles
    640 N 66th St
    Philadelphia, PA 19151
    (215) 472-8770
    0.1 K-8 537
  • Philadelphia Lewis C Cassidy Academics Plus School Math: 8% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 407 students
    0.2 miles
    6523 Lansdowne Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19151
    (215) 581-5506
    0.2 K-8 407
  • Philadelphia Lamberton Robert E School Math: 7% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 607 students
    0.6 miles
    7501 Woodbine Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19151
    (215) 581-5650
    0.6 PK-8 607
  • Philadelphia Overbrook Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 234 students
    0.7 miles
    2032 N 62nd St
    Philadelphia, PA 19151
    (215) 581-5691
    0.7 PK-8 234
  • Philadelphia Universal Bluford Charter School Charter School
    Math: 12% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 519 students
    0.9 miles
    5801 Media St.
    Philadelphia, PA 19146
    (215) 732-6518
    0.9 K-6 519

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