George Washington School

  • George Washington School serves 643 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40% (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 38% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • George Washington School's student population of 643 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students643 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • George Washington School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of George Washington School is 0.54, which is more 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#2713 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of George Washington School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
64%
26%
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Black
12%
17%
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White
19%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in George Washington School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.540.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhite Plains City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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