Columbus School (Closed 2018)

  • Columbus School served 487 students in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 35-39% (which was lower than the New York state average of 69%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 30-34% (which was lower than the New York state average of 60%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Columbus 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 2011-12 school year.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Total Students487 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank (11-12)#3983 out of 4358 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a13:1
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American Indian
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1%
Asian
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9%
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Hispanic
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27%
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Black
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17%
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White
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43%
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Hawaiian
100%
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Two or more races
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2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Columbus School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.000.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePoughkeepsie City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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