P.S. 6 Lillie D Blake

45 E 81st St
New York, NY 10028
(School attendance zone shown in map)
P.S. 6 Lillie D Blake serves 688 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 91% (which is higher 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 91% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
P.S. 6 Lillie D Blake placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

P.S. 6 Lillie D Blake places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

P.S. 6 Lillie D Blake's student population of 688 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students688 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

P.S. 6 Lillie D Blake is ranked within the top 20% 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. 6 Lillie D Blake 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#568 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
14%
9%
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Hispanic
6%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
75%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.420.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 6 Lillie D Blake is P.S. 169 Robert F Kennedy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Junior High School 167 Robert F Wagner (0.4 miles away)
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