Blythedale School

  • Blythedale School serves 118 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (which is lower 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 11-19% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Blythedale School's student population of 118 students has declined by 42% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students118 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blythedale School's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blythedale School is 0.67, 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#3794 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Blythedale School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Blythedale 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio6:114:1
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Asian
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Blythedale School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
47%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Blythedale School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
24%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Blythedale School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
23%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Blythedale School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Blythedale School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.670.39
This chart display the diversity score of Blythedale School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMOUNT PLEASANT-BLYTHEDALE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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