Dr Weeks Elementary School

  • Dr Weeks Elementary School serves 796 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10% (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 11% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Dr Weeks Elementary School's student population of 796 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students796 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dr Weeks Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dr Weeks Elementary School is 0.70, which is more 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#4165 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dr Weeks 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
9%
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Hispanic
15%
26%
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Black
48%
17%
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White
20%
44%
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Two or more races
9%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dr Weeks Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.700.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dr Weeks Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSyracuse City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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