Harry L Edson School

Harry L Edson School serves 439 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Harry L Edson 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 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Harry L Edson School's student population of 439 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Harry L Edson 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 Harry L Edson School is 0.66, 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
#3126 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
31%
27%
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Black
8%
17%
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White
48%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.660.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKingston City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Harry L Edson School is Kingston High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is J Watson Bailey Middle School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kingston J Watson Bailey Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 1,049 student
    0.2 miles
    118 Merilina Ave Ext
    Kingston, NY 12401
    (845) 338-6390
    0.2 5-8 1,049
  • Kingston George Washington School
    Grades: PK-4 | 390 students
    1.1 miles
    67 Wall St
    Kingston, NY 12401
    (845) 338-1978
    1.1 PK-4 390
  • Hurley Ernest C Myer School
    Grades: K-4 | 216 students
    1.5 miles
    121 Schoolhouse Ln
    Hurley, NY 12443
    (845) 331-6905
    1.5 K-4 216
  • Kingston Kingston High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,903 student
    1.9 miles
    403 Broadway
    Kingston, NY 12401
    (845) 331-1970
    1.9 9-12 1,903
  • Kingston Chambers School
    Grades: K-4 | 377 students
    2.7 miles
    945 Morton Blvd
    Kingston, NY 12401
    (845) 336-5995
    2.7 K-4 377

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