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P.S. 246 Poe Center

Grades: K-5
2641 Grand Concourse
Bronx NY 10468
Phone: 718-584-6764

Our Insights

This neighborhood school is open to children who live in its attendance zone. See our School Stats for information about safety, atmosphere and academics.

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School Stats

Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

Is this school safe and well-run?

From 2017-18 NYC School Survey

How many teachers say order and discipline are maintained at this school?
51%
81% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
56%
82% Citywide Average
How many teachers say they would recommend this school to other families?
62%
85% Citywide Average

From 2015-16 NY State Report Card

How many students were suspended?
0%
2% Citywide Average

From this school's most recent Quality Review Report

Are teachers effective?

From 2017-18 School Quality Guide

How many teachers have 3 or more years of experience teaching?
67%
78% Citywide Average
Years of principal experience at this school
0.8

How do students perform academically?

From 2018 State ELA+Math Results Summary

How many elementary school students scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
18%
49% Citywide Average
How many elementary school students scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
18%
48% Citywide Average

Who does this school serve?

From 2017-18 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
736
Asian
3%
Black
8%
Hispanic
83%
White
4%
Other
1%
Free or reduced priced lunch
94%
Students with disabilities
22%
English language learners
38%

From 2017-18 School Quality Guide

Average daily attendance
92%
93% Citywide Average
How many students miss 18 or more days of school?
31%
25% Citywide Average

From 2018 School Directories

This school offers Transitional Bilingual Education in Spanish.

How does this school serve special populations?

From 2018 State ELA+Math Results Summary

How many students with disabilities scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
7%
26% Citywide Average
How many students with disabilities scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
5%
22% Citywide Average
How many English language learners scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
7%
27% Citywide Average
How many English language learners scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
5%
17% Citywide Average


For more information about our data sources, see About Our Data · More DOE statistics for this school

Contact & Location

Location

Fordham (District 10)
Trains: 4 Line, B Line, D Line to Kingsbridge Rd
Buses: Bx1, Bx12, Bx12-SBS, Bx15, Bx17, Bx2, Bx22, Bx28, Bx3, Bx32, Bx34, Bx41, Bx9, BxM4

Contact

Principal
Andrea Johnson
Parent Coordinator
MARIO ROBLES

Other Details

Shared campus?
No
This school is in its own building.

Zone for the 2017-2018 school year. Call school to confirm.

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