P.S. 48 Joseph R Drake
P.S. 48 Joseph R Drake places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 20%)
P.S. 48 Joseph R Drake's student population of 696 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||696 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||58 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
P.S. 48 Joseph R Drake 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. 48 Joseph R Drake is 0.42, 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 Data||This School||State Level (NY)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#3935 out of 4239 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1||13:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||New York City Geographic District # 8 School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to P.S. 48 Joseph R Drake is Hyde Leadership Charter School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hunts Point School (0.1 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Bronx Hyde Leadership Charter School Grades: K-12 | 978 students
730 Bryant Ave
Bronx, NY 10474
(718) 991-5500 0.1 K-12 978
- Bronx Vida Bogart School For All Children Grades: K-8 | 471 students
1330 Bristow St
Bronx, NY 10459
(718) 893-6813 0.1 K-8 471
- Bronx Bronx Arena High School Grades: 9-12 | 172 students
1440 Story Ave
Bronx, NY 10473
(718) 860-5056 0.5 9-12 172
- Bronx Bronx Charter School For The Arts Grades: K-6 | 309 students
950 Longfellow Ave
Bronx, NY 10474
(718) 893-1042 0.5 K-6 309
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