Brinckerhoff Elementary School

  • Brinckerhoff Elementary School serves 648 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Brinckerhoff Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • Brinckerhoff Elementary School's student population of 648 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students648 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brinckerhoff Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brinckerhoff Elementary School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1697 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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Asian
11%
9%
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Hispanic
13%
27%
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Black
4%
18%
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White
71%
43%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brinckerhoff Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.470.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWappingers Central School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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