Phoenicia Elementary School

Tel: (845)688-5580
Grades: KG-6

212 students

Phoenicia Elementary School serves 212 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Phoenicia Elementary School operates within the Onteora Central School District.

Overview

The student population of 212 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 212 students
Phoenicia Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Phoenicia Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Phoenicia Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 8:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is less than the state average of 1.03. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1 13:1
Phoenicia Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
8%
Phoenicia Elementary School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
13%
23%
Phoenicia Elementary School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
5%
19%
Phoenicia Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
69%
48%
Phoenicia Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.50 1.03
Phoenicia Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
30%
42%
Phoenicia Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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.
13%
7%
Phoenicia Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,452 students has decreased by 16% over five years.
School District Name Onteora Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,452 1,324
Onteora Central   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $48 MM $29 MM
Onteora Central   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $47 MM $29 MM
Onteora Central   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $27,333 $21,692
Onteora Central   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $27,197 $21,514
Onteora Central   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Boiceville Onteora High School
    4166route 28
    Boiceville , NY , 12412
    (845)657-2373
    6  mi  |  539  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Boiceville Onteora Middle School
    4166route 28
    Boiceville , NY , 12412
    (845)657-2373
    6  mi  |  214  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Boiceville Reginald Bennett Elementary School
    4166route 28
    Boiceville , NY , 12412
    (845)657-2354
    6  mi  |  234  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Hunter Hunter Elementary School
    7794 Main St
    Hunter , NY , 12442
    (518)263-4256
    10  mi  |  194  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Woodstock Woodstock Elementary School
    8 West Hurley Rd
    Woodstock , NY , 12498
    (845)679-2316
    11.3  mi  |  253  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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