Anderson School

  • Anderson School serves 551 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 98% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 96% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Anderson School's student population of 551 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students551 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Anderson School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Anderson School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#353 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:114:1
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Asian
27%
9%
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Hispanic
9%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
55%
44%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Anderson School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.620.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic # 3 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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