Gov George Clinton School

100 Montgomery St
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
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Bottom 50%
Serving 260 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Gov George Clinton 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 15-19% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% 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-5
  • Enrollment: 260 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Gov George Clinton School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Gov George Clinton School's student population of 260 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
260 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Gov George Clinton 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 Gov George Clinton School is 0.59, 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)
#3989 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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15-19%
46%
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20-24%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
29%
29%
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Black
57%
16%
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White
6%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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0.59
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
2%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gov George Clinton School's ranking?
Gov George Clinton School is ranked #3989 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
15-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Gov George Clinton School?
260 students attend Gov George Clinton School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
57% of Gov George Clinton School students are Black, 29% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are White, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Gov George Clinton School?
Gov George Clinton School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Gov George Clinton School offer ?
Gov George Clinton School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Gov George Clinton School part of?
Gov George Clinton School is part of Poughkeepsie City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 260 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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