Hurlbut W Smith K-8 School
Hurlbut W Smith K-8 School serves 865 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Hurlbut W Smith K-8 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).
Hurlbut W Smith K-8 School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:
Percent Eligible For Free Lunch
Hurlbut W Smith K-8 School's student population of 865 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Hurlbut W Smith K-8 School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hurlbut W Smith K-8 School is 0.56, 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 Data
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#3965 out of 4228 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education
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