Hawthorne Cedar Knolls Sr/jr High School

Hawthorne Cedar Knolls Sr/jr High School serves 43 students in grades 7-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Hawthorne Cedar Knolls Sr/jr High School's student population of 43 students has declined by 68% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students43 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Hawthorne Cedar Knolls Sr/jr High School is 0.60, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
≤20%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
≤20%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
37%
27%
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Black
51%
17%
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White
7%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.600.71
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Graduation Rate
<50%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHawthorne-Cedar Knolls Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hawthorne Cedar Knolls Sr/jr High School is Linden Hill School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Little School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hawthorne Linden Hill School Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 123 students
    0.0 miles
    226 Linda Ave
    Hawthorne, NY 10532
    (914) 749-2977
    0 9-12 123
  • Hawthorne Little School Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-10 | 49 students
    0.0 miles
    226 Linda Ave
    Hawthorne, NY 10532
    (914) 749-2964
    0 K-10 49
  • Thornwood Columbus Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-6 | 436 students
    0.7 miles
    580 Columbus Ave
    Thornwood, NY 10594
    (914) 769-8538
    0.7 3-6 436
  • Hawthorne Hawthorne Elementary School
    Grades: K-2 | 475 students
    0.7 miles
    225 Memorial Dr
    Hawthorne, NY 10532
    (914) 769-8536
    0.7 K-2 475
  • Valhalla Kensico School Math: 45% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 319 students
    0.8 miles
    320 Columbus Ave
    Valhalla, NY 10595
    (914) 683-5030
    0.8 3-5 319

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