Fostertown Etc Magnet School

364 Fostertown Rd
Newburgh, NY 12550
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 595 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Fostertown Etc Magnet School ranks in the top 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 54% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 595 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • : Top 50% in NY
  • : 54% (Top 50%)
  • : 53% (Top 50%)
  • : 70-74% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Fostertown Etc Magnet School's student population of 595 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
595 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
56 teachers
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School Rankings

Fostertown Etc Magnet School ranks within the top 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Fostertown Etc Magnet School is 0.62, 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)
#1620 out of 4377 schools
(Top 50%)
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54%
46%
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53%
49%
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70-74%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
56%
29%
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Black
16%
16%
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White
20%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.62
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
3%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Fostertown Etc Magnet School's ranking?
Fostertown Etc Magnet School is ranked #1620 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Fostertown Etc Magnet School often compared to?
Fostertown Etc Magnet Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Gardnertown Leadership Elementary School, Gams High Tech Magnet School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 53% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Fostertown Etc Magnet School?
595 students attend Fostertown Etc Magnet School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Fostertown Etc Magnet School students are Hispanic, 20% of students are White, 16% of students are Black, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Fostertown Etc Magnet School?
Fostertown Etc Magnet School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Fostertown Etc Magnet School offer ?
Fostertown Etc Magnet School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Fostertown Etc Magnet School part of?
Fostertown Etc Magnet School is part of Newburgh City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 595 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 54% (Top 50%)
  • : 53% (Top 50%)
  • : 70-74% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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