Gardner-dickinson School

  • Gardner-dickinson School serves 359 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (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 43% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Gardner-dickinson School's student population of 359 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students359 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gardner-dickinson School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gardner-dickinson School is 0.17, which is less 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#2500 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
91%
44%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gardner-dickinson School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.170.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWynantskill Union Free School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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