Graham School

421 E 5th St
Mount Vernon, NY 10553
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Graham School serves 482 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Graham School placed 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%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Graham School's student population of 482 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students482 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Graham School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Graham School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#3812 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
15%
27%
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Black
80%
17%
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White
2%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.340.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMount Vernon School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Graham School is Pelham Memorial High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Pelham Middle School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pelham Pelham Memorial High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 892 students
    0.4 miles
    575 Colonial Ave
    Pelham, NY 10803
    (914) 738-8110
    0.4 9-12 892
  • Pelham Pelham Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 721 students
    0.4 miles
    28 Franklin Pl
    Pelham, NY 10803
    (914) 738-8190
    0.4 6-8 721
  • Mount Vernon Edward Williams School
    Grades: PK-6 | 436 students
    0.5 miles
    9 Union Ln
    Mount Vernon, NY 10553
    (914) 665-5070
    0.5 PK-6 436
  • Pelham Colonial School
    Grades: K-5 | 323 students
    0.6 miles
    315 Highbrook Ave
    Pelham, NY 10803
    (914) 738-2680
    0.6 K-5 323
  • Pelham Siwanoy School
    Grades: K-5 | 284 students
    0.7 miles
    489 Siwanoy Pl
    Pelham, NY 10803
    (914) 738-7650
    0.7 K-5 284

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