G W Krieger School

265 Hooker Ave
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
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Bottom 50%
Serving 457 students in grades Kindergarten-9, G W Krieger School ranks 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%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 19% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-9
  • Enrollment: 457 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

G W Krieger School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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School Overview

G W Krieger School's student population of 457 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-9
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

G W Krieger 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 G W Krieger School is 0.65, 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)
#4231 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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10%
46%
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19%
49%
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55-59%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
37%
29%
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Black
45%
16%
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White
9%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.65
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is G W Krieger School's ranking?
G W Krieger School is ranked #4231 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are G W Krieger School often compared to?
G W Krieger Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Morse Young Magnet School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend G W Krieger School?
457 students attend G W Krieger School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
45% of G W Krieger School students are Black, 37% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are White, and 9% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of G W Krieger School?
G W Krieger School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does G W Krieger School offer ?
G W Krieger School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-9 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is G W Krieger School part of?
G W Krieger School is part of Poughkeepsie City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-9
  • Enrollment: 457 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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