28 Harding Ave
Lockport, NY 14094
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Charles A Upson Elementary School serves 391 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Charles A Upson 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New York state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Charles A Upson Elementary School's student population of 391 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
391 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Charles A Upson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Charles A Upson Elementary School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#2821 out of 4228 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
11%
28%
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Black
14%
17%
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White
65%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Students: 391 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54

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