Phoenicia Elementary School

Tel: (845)688-5580
Grades KG-3
147 students
Phoenicia Elementary School serves 147 students in grades KG - 3.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Phoenicia Elementary School operates within the Onteora Central School District.

School Overview

The student population of 147 students has declined by 34% over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-3
Total Students 147 students
Phoenicia Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Phoenicia Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Phoenicia Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Phoenicia Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 14:1
Phoenicia Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
9%
Phoenicia Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
23%
25%
Phoenicia Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
1%
18%
Phoenicia Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
65%
46%
Phoenicia Elementary School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
10%
1%
Phoenicia Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Phoenicia Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.52 0.36
Phoenicia Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
36%
42%
Phoenicia Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
5%
Phoenicia Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,397 students has decreased by 19% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $30,379 is higher than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has grown by 37% over four years.
The district spending/student of $29,796 is higher than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has grown by 49% over four years.
School District Name Onteora Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 1,397 926
Onteora Central   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $50 MM $29 MM
Onteora Central   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $49 MM $30 MM
Onteora Central   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $30,379 $23,859
Onteora Central   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $29,796 $24,841
Onteora Central   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Onteora High School (6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Onteora Middle School (6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Reginald Bennett Elementary School (6 miles away)
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  • BoicevilleOnteora High School
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    BoicevilleNY 12412
    (845)657-2373
    69-12461
  • BoicevilleOnteora Middle School
    6 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 207 students4166route 28
    BoicevilleNY 12412
    (845)657-2373
    67-8207
  • BoicevilleReginald Bennett Elementary School
    6 miles | Grades: 3-6 | 322 students4166route 28
    BoicevilleNY 12412
    (845)657-2354
    63-6322
  • HunterHunter Elementary School
    10 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 218 students7794 Main St
    HunterNY 12442
    (518)263-4256
    10PK-6218
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    WoodstockNY 12498
    (845)679-2316
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