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Satellite East Middle School

Grades: 6-8
344 Monroe Street
Brooklyn NY 11216
Phone: 718-789-4251

Our Insights

Satellite East is a tiny middle school tucked into the third floor of PS 305 in Bedford Stuyvesant. Principal Kim McPherson has been at the helm since 2002.

When it opened, Satellite East was a selective school that attracted academically strong students. Now the school is open to all District 13 students. Most 6th-graders come in performing below grade level in math and reading. Attendance is well below the citywide average. The school's enrollment declined from 271 in 2006 to 94 in 2019.

Admission: District 13 choice. Open to Brooklyn students.

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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 2018-19 NYC School Survey

How many teachers say order and discipline are maintained at this school?
44%
75% Citywide Average
How many students say they feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms and locker rooms?
72%
82% Citywide Average
How many students think bullying happens most or all of the time at this school?
46%
52% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
44%
82% Citywide Average
How many teachers say they would recommend this school to other families?
38%
81% Citywide Average

From 2017-18 NY State Report Card

How many students were suspended?
2%
3% Citywide Average

From this school's most recent Quality Review Report

Are teachers effective?

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

How many teachers have 3 or more years of experience teaching?
67%
75% Citywide Average
Years of principal experience at this school
0.6

How do students perform academically?

From 2018 State ELA+Math Results Summary

How many middle school students scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
16%
37% Citywide Average
How many middle school students scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
21%
42% Citywide Average

From 2018 Middle School Directory

What high schools do most graduates attend?
Abraham Lincoln High School
Accelerated courses offered for high school credit
Algebra I

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

How many 8th-graders earn high school credit?
0%
32% Citywide Average

Who does this school serve?

From 2018-19 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
94
Asian
9%
Black
68%
Hispanic
16%
White
4%
Other
3%
Free or reduced priced lunch
95%
Students with disabilities
29%
English language learners
13%

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

Average daily attendance
89%
93% Citywide Average
How many students miss 18 or more days of school?
48%
23% Citywide Average

From 2018 School Directories

Uniforms required?
No

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%
14% Citywide Average
How many students with disabilities scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
0%
15% Citywide Average
How many English language learners scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
14%
14% Citywide Average
How many English language learners scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
0%
6% Citywide Average


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Contact & Location

Location

Bedford-Stuyvesant (District 13)
Trains: G Line to Bedford-Nostrand; A Line, C Line to Nostrand Ave
Buses: B15, B25, B26, B38, B43, B44, B44-SBS, B52

Contact

Principal
Santosha Troutman
Parent Coordinator
James Reaves

Other Details

Shared campus?
Yes
This school shares the building with PS 93
Uniforms required?
No
Metal detectors?
No

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