Colonial School

  • Colonial School serves 327 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Colonial School's student population of 327 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students327 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Colonial School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Colonial School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#993 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
11%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
78%
44%
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Two or more races
8%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Colonial School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.380.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
48%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePELHAM UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pelham Pelham Memorial High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 887 students
    0.2 miles
    575 Colonial Ave
    Pelham, NY 10803
    (914)738-8110
    0.2 9-12 887
  • Pelham Pelham Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 694 students
    0.2 miles
    28 Franklin Pl
    Pelham, NY 10803
    (914)738-8190
    0.2 6-8 694
  • Pelham Siwanoy School
    Grades: K-5 | 281 students
    0.3 miles
    489 Siwanoy Pl
    Pelham, NY 10803
    (914)738-7650
    0.3 K-5 281
  • New Rochelle Columbus Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 816 students
    0.6 miles
    275 Washington Ave
    New Rochelle, NY 10801
    (914)576-4401
    0.6 K-5 816
  • Mount Vernon Graham School
    Grades: PK-8 | 472 students
    0.6 miles
    421 E 5th St
    Mount Vernon, NY 10553
    (914)665-5080
    0.6 PK-8 472

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