Casimir Pulaski School

Casimir Pulaski School serves 592 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Casimir Pulaski 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Casimir Pulaski School's student population of 592 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students592 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Casimir Pulaski 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 Casimir Pulaski School is 0.66, which is less 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
#2581 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
9%
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Hispanic
34%
27%
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Black
8%
17%
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White
46%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.660.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYonkers City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Casimir Pulaski School is Edgemont Junior-senior High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is School 29 (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yonkers School 29 Magnet School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 638 students
    0.7 miles
    47 Croydon Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914) 376-8585
    0.7 PK-8 638
  • Scarsdale Seely Place School Math: 83% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 539 students
    0.8 miles
    51 Seely Pl
    Scarsdale, NY 10583
    (914) 472-8040
    0.8 K-6 539
  • Scarsdale Greenvale School Math: 75% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 2-5 | 574 students
    1.0 miles
    1 Rescigno Dr
    Scarsdale, NY 10583
    (914) 793-6130
    1 2-5 574
  • Yonkers Robert C Dodson School Magnet School
    Math: 17% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 886 students
    1.0 miles
    105 Avondale Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914) 376-8159
    1 PK-8 886
  • Scarsdale Edgewood School Math: 93% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 401 students
    1.2 miles
    1 Roosevelt Pl
    Scarsdale, NY 10583
    (914) 721-2700
    1.2 K-5 401

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