Little School

Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Little School serves 49 students in grades Kindergarten-10.
Little 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 ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% 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

Little School's student population of 49 students has grown by 63% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-10
Total Students49 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

Little 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 Little School is 0.61, 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
#4013 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
43%
27%
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Black
45%
17%
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White
8%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.610.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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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 and middle school to Little School is Hawthorne Cedar Knolls Sr/jr High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbus Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hawthorne Hawthorne Cedar Knolls Sr/jr High School Special Education School
    Grades: 7-12 | 43 students
    0.0 miles
    226 Linda Ave
    Hawthorne, NY 10532
    (914) 749-2939
    0 7-12 43
  • 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
  • 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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