Cross Hill Academy

  • Cross Hill Academy serves 683 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 16% (which is lower 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 22% (which is lower 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 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Cross Hill Academy's student population of 683 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students683 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cross Hill Academy's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cross Hill Academy is 0.57, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#3885 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
56%
26%
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Black
34%
17%
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White
5%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.570.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYONKERS CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Cross Hill Academy is Gorton High School (0.9 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is School 16 (0.5 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is School 16 (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yonkers School 16
    Grades: PK-8 | 693 students
    0.5 miles
    759 N Broadway
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914)376-8340
    0.5 PK-8 693
  • Yonkers William Boyce Thompson School
    Grades: PK-8 | 530 students
    0.7 miles
    1061 N Broadway
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914)376-8563
    0.7 PK-8 530
  • Yonkers School 22
    Grades: PK-6 | 499 students
    0.8 miles
    1408 Nepperhan Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10703
    (914)376-8440
    0.8 PK-6 499
  • Yonkers Gorton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1030 students
    0.9 miles
    100 Shonnard Pl
    Yonkers, NY 10703
    (914)376-8350
    0.9 9-12 1030
  • Yonkers Paideia School 24
    Grades: PK-6 | 491 students
    0.9 miles
    50 Colin St
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914)376-8640
    0.9 PK-6 491

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