Overbrook School for the Blind

  • Grades: PK-12
  • Student Enrollment: 201
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  • Address
  • 6333 Malvern Ave
  • Philadelphia, PA 19151
  • Phone
  • (215) 877-0313

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School Description

Overbrook School for the Blind enrolls 201 school students from grades PK-12. It is located in Philadelphia, PA, which is a highly populated city with a median household income of $30,746.

School Operational Details
  • Special Education
  • Students Have Access to a Library or Media Center
School Days and Hours
  • School Days Per Year: 180
    Note: Kindergarten Operates Five Days Per Week
  • School Hours Per Day: 7
    Note: Kindergarten Operates on a Full Day Schedule
School Associations
  • Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)
  • National Association of Private Special Education Centers (NAPSEC)
  • Other special emphasis association(s)
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 201
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 49.9
    Full-Time Teachers: 48
    Part-Time Teachers: 3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 3.2
  • Percent Minority Students: 39.8%
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 83 (41.3%)
  • Females: 118 (58.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Overbrook School for the Blind Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.5%
Black6331.3%
Asian84.0%
Hispanic84.0%
White7738.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Overbrook School for the Blind
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten4421.9%
8th Grade42.0%
9th Grade21.0%
10th Grade63.0%
11th Grade94.5%
12th Grade52.5%
Ungraded12562.2%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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