Colton-pierrepont Elementary School (Closed 2012)

4921 State Hwy 56
Colton, NY 13625
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Colton-pierrepont Elementary School served 185 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 65-69% (which was approximately equal to the New York state average of 67%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 60-64% (which was higher than the New York state average of 58%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the New York state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 1% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
185 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
65-69%
67%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Colton-pierrepont Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
60-64%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colton-pierrepont Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
10%
Hispanic
n/a
28%
Black
1%
17%
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White
99%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.02
This chart display the diversity score of Colton-pierrepont Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Colton-pierrepont Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colton-pierrepont Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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