Edward J Arthur Elementary School

51 3rd St
Athens, NY 12015
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 150 students in grades Kindergarten-4, Edward J Arthur Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 150 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 50-59% (Top 50%)
  • : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Edward J Arthur Elementary School's student population of 150 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
150 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Edward J Arthur Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Edward J Arthur Elementary School is 0.25, 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.
This School
State Level (NY)
#2435 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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50-59%
46%
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30-39%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
7%
29%
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Black
1%
16%
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White
86%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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0.25
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
1%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Edward J Arthur Elementary School's ranking?
Edward J Arthur Elementary School is ranked #2435 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Edward J Arthur Elementary School often compared to?
Edward J Arthur Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Coxsackie Elementary School, Scott M Ellis Elementary School, Cairo-durham Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 30-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Edward J Arthur Elementary School?
150 students attend Edward J Arthur Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
86% of Edward J Arthur Elementary School students are White, 7% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Edward J Arthur Elementary School?
Edward J Arthur Elementary School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Edward J Arthur Elementary School offer ?
Edward J Arthur Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-4 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Edward J Arthur Elementary School part of?
Edward J Arthur Elementary School is part of Coxsackie-Athens Central School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 150 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 50-59% (Top 50%)
  • : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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