Van Duyn Elementary School

Van Duyn Elementary School serves 336 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Van Duyn Elementary School operates within the Syracuse City School District.

Overview

The student population of 336 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 336 students
Van Duyn Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 57% Male / 43%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Van Duyn Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Van Duyn Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 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 13:1 13:1
Van Duyn Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
3%
1%
Van Duyn Elementary School American Indian (1989-2012)
Asian
n/a
8%
Van Duyn Elementary School Asian (2004-2011)
Hispanic
4%
23%
Van Duyn Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
77%
19%
Van Duyn Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
13%
48%
Van Duyn 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.
0.39 1.03
Van Duyn 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.
79%
42%
Van Duyn 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.
7%
7%
Van Duyn Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,491 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Syracuse City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
3
Number of Students Managed 20,491 1,324
Syracuse City   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $411 MM $29 MM
Syracuse City   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $400 MM $29 MM
Syracuse City   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $19,657 $21,692
Syracuse City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $19,096 $21,514
Syracuse City   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 Corcoran High School (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Clary Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southside Academy Charter School (0.4 miles away)
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  • Syracuse Southside Academy Charter School
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    2200 Onondaga Creek Blvd
    Syracuse , NY , 13207
    (315)476-3019
    Charter School
    0.4  mi  |  678  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Syracuse Clary Middle School
    100 Amidon Dr
    Syracuse , NY , 13205
    (315)435-4411
    0.9  mi  |  403  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Syracuse Expeditionary Learning Middle School
    4942 South Salina St
    Syracuse , NY , 13210
    (315)435-6416
    0.9  mi  |  128  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Syracuse Mckinley Brighton Elementary School
    141 West Newell St
    Syracuse , NY , 13205
    (315)435-4605
    0.9  mi  |  519  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Syracuse Danforth Middle School
    309 West Brighton Ave
    Syracuse , NY , 13205
    (315)435-4535
    0.9  mi  |  516  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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