Benjamin Cosor Elementary School

15 Old Falls Rd
Fallsburg, NY 12733
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 784 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Benjamin Cosor Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 784 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Benjamin Cosor Elementary School's student population of 784 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
784 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
69 teachers
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School Rankings

Benjamin Cosor Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Benjamin Cosor Elementary School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#4213 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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14%
46%
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16%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Benjamin Cosor Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
50-54%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
56%
29%
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Black
10%
16%
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White
28%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.60
This chart display the diversity score of Benjamin Cosor Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Benjamin Cosor Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Benjamin Cosor Elementary School's ranking?
Benjamin Cosor Elementary School is ranked #4213 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Benjamin Cosor Elementary School often compared to?
Benjamin Cosor Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Sullivan West Elementary School, Tri-valley Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 16% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Benjamin Cosor Elementary School?
784 students attend Benjamin Cosor Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Benjamin Cosor Elementary School students are Hispanic, 28% of students are White, 10% of students are Black, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Benjamin Cosor Elementary School?
Benjamin Cosor Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Benjamin Cosor Elementary School offer ?
Benjamin Cosor Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Benjamin Cosor Elementary School part of?
Benjamin Cosor Elementary School is part of Fallsburg Central School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 784 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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