Cedar Place Elementary School

Cedar Place Elementary School serves 644 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Cedar Place Elementary 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 23% (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 25% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Cedar Place Elementary School's student population of 644 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students644 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Cedar Place Elementary 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 Cedar Place Elementary School is 0.38, 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
#3833 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
77%
27%
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Black
16%
17%
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White
5%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.380.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
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 Cedar Place Elementary School is Yonkers High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Eugenio Maria De Hostos Microsociety School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yonkers Eugenio Maria De Hostos Microsociety School Magnet School
    Math: 31% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 589 students
    0.3 miles
    75 Morris St
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8430
    0.3 PK-8 589
  • Yonkers Scholastic Academy For Academic Excellence Magnet School
    Math: 16% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 574 students
    0.3 miles
    77 Park Hill Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 376-8420
    0.3 PK-8 574
  • Yonkers Thomas Cornell Academy Magnet School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 380 students
    0.4 miles
    15 St Mary's Pl
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 376-8315
    0.4 PK-6 380
  • Yonkers Enrico Fermi School For The Performing Arts Magnet School
    Math: 18% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 995 students
    0.5 miles
    27 Poplar St
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 376-8460
    0.5 PK-8 995
  • Yonkers Pearls Hawthorne School Magnet School
    Math: 82% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 881 students
    0.5 miles
    350 Hawthorne Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8250
    0.5 PK-8 881

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