Kahlil Gibran School

Kahlil Gibran School serves 550 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Kahlil Gibran 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (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 31% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Kahlil Gibran School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Kahlil Gibran School's student population of 550 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students550 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Kahlil Gibran 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 Kahlil Gibran School is 0.72, which is more 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
#3163 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
11%
9%
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Hispanic
39%
27%
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Black
17%
17%
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White
31%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.720.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYonkers City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kahlil Gibran School is Roosevelt High School - Early College Studies (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Family School 32 (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yonkers Family School 32 Magnet School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 588 students
    0.4 miles
    1 Montclair Pl
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914) 376-8595
    0.4 PK-8 588
  • Yonkers Roosevelt High School - Early College Studies Magnet School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 956 students
    0.5 miles
    631 Tuckahoe Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914) 376-8500
    0.5 9-12 956
  • Yonkers Montessori School 31 Magnet School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 382 students
    0.6 miles
    7 Ravenswood Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914) 376-8623
    0.6 PK-6 382
  • Tuckahoe Paideia School 15 Magnet School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 583 students
    0.6 miles
    175 Westchester Ave
    Tuckahoe, NY 10707
    (914) 376-8645
    0.6 PK-8 583
  • Yonkers Robert C Dodson School Magnet School
    Math: 17% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 886 students
    0.8 miles
    105 Avondale Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914) 376-8159
    0.8 PK-8 886

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