P.S. 46 Edward C Blum

  • P.S. 46 Edward C Blum serves 320 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • P.S. 46 Edward C Blum's student population of 320 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students320 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 46 Edward C Blum's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 46 Edward C Blum is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#3362 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
43%
26%
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Black
54%
17%
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White
3%
44%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 46 Edward C Blum.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.530.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #13 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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  3.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
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This school does not take complaints seriously. Teachers do not always follow up with parents about important information but will follow up about things that are convenient for themselves,
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I feel the teachers don't give it their all in teaching the students that really need help. Needs MUCH MORE IMPROVEMENT.
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EXCELLENT IN ALL AREAS academics !
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