Levy K-8 School (Closed 2012)
Levy K-8 School served 77 students in grades 8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 6-9% (which was lower than the New York state average of 67%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≤5% (which was lower than the New York state average of 58%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 was lower than the New York state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 87% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
State Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(10-11)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(10-11)
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: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education
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