Fall Creek Elementary School

202 King St
Ithaca, NY 14850
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Fall Creek Elementary School serves 228 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Fall Creek Elementary 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Fall Creek Elementary School's student population of 228 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students228 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Fall Creek Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Fall Creek Elementary School is 0.40, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#2206 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
7%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
76%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
13%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.400.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIthaca City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fall Creek Elementary School is Ithaca Senior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Boynton Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beverly J Martin Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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