Cross Hill Academy

160 Bolmer Ave
Yonkers, NY 10703
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Cross Hill Academy serves 337 students in grades 3-8.
Cross Hill Academy 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the New York state average of 55%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 62%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-8
  • Enrollment: 337 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Cross Hill Academy's student population of 337 students has declined by 52% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 47% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
337 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Cross Hill Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,093 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Cross Hill Academy is 0.58, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#3910 out of 4093 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
55%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
59%
29%
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Black
27%
16%
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White
6%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cross Hill Academy's ranking?
Cross Hill Academy is ranked #3910 out of 4,093 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
11% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 55% NY state average), while 34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 62% NY state average).
How many students attend Cross Hill Academy?
337 students attend Cross Hill Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
59% of Cross Hill Academy students are Hispanic, 27% of students are Black, 6% of students are White, 4% of students are Asian, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cross Hill Academy?
Cross Hill Academy has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Cross Hill Academy offer ?
Cross Hill Academy offers enrollment in grades 3-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Cross Hill Academy part of?
Cross Hill Academy is part of Yonkers City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-8
  • Enrollment: 337 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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