P.S. 46 Edgar Allan Poe

2502 Lorillard Pl
Bronx, NY 10458
(School attendance zone shown in map)
P.S. 46 Edgar Allan Poe serves 911 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
P.S. 46 Edgar Allan Poe placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

P.S. 46 Edgar Allan Poe places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

P.S. 46 Edgar Allan Poe's student population of 911 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students911 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

P.S. 46 Edgar Allan Poe is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of P.S. 46 Edgar Allan Poe is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#3873 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
82%
27%
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Black
13%
17%
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White
3%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.310.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 46 Edgar Allan Poe and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #10 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 46 Edgar Allan Poe is High School For Teaching And The Professions (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jonas Bronck Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 246 Poe Center (0.2 miles away)
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