School 5

118 Lockwood Ave

Yonkers, NY 10701-5097

Tel: (914)376-8320
Grades: PK-8

643 students

School 5 serves 643 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
School 5 operates within the Yonkers City School District.

Overview

The student population of 643 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 643 students
School 5 Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
School 5 Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade School 5 Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 22:1 13:1
School 5 Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
5%
8%
School 5 Asian (1989-2013)
Hispanic
54%
24%
School 5 Hispanic (1989-2013)
Black
16%
19%
School 5 Black (1989-2013)
White
24%
47%
School 5 White (1989-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups School 5 Sch Ethnicity School 5 Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.63 0.36
School 5 Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
63%
41%
School 5 Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
9%
7%
School 5 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,359 students has grown by 16% over five years.
School District Name Yonkers City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
39
3
Number of Students Managed 28,359 1,015
Yonkers City   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $535 MM $29 MM
District Spending $539 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $22,011 $21,692
Yonkers City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $22,151 $21,514
Yonkers City   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Saunders Trades & Technical High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Yonkers Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Paideia School 24 (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • YonkersPaideia School 24
    Magnet School
    50 Colin St
    YonkersNY 10701
    (914)376-8640
    Magnet School

    0.3 mi | 442 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • YonkersSaunders Trades & Technical High School
    Vocational School
    Magnet School
    183 Palmer Rd
    YonkersNY 10701
    (914)376-8150
    Vocational School
    Magnet School

    0.4 mi | 1170 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • YonkersGorton High School
    Magnet School
    100 Shonnard Place
    YonkersNY 10703
    (914)376-8350
    Magnet School

    0.9 mi | 1094 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • YonkersSchool 17
    Magnet School
    745 Midland Ave
    YonkersNY 10704
    (914)376-8345
    Magnet School

    0.9 mi | 529 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • YonkersSchool 9
    Magnet School
    53 Fairview St
    YonkersNY 10703
    (914)376-8325
    Magnet School

    1 mi | 402 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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