Blythedale School

Blythedale School serves 124 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Blythedale School placed 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%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Blythedale School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Blythedale School's student population of 124 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students124 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Blythedale School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Blythedale School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#4013 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
52%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
9%
9%
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Hispanic
35%
27%
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Black
30%
17%
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White
24%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.730.71
This chart display the diversity score of Blythedale School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
77%
4%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMount Pleasant-Blythedale Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Blythedale School is Valhalla High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Valhalla Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Virginia Road Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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