Little School

  • Little School serves 12 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the New York state average of 48%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Little School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Little School's student population of 12 students has declined by 73% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students12 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Little School
Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Little School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Little School is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,354 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Little School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Little School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Little School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio4:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Little School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Little School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
42%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Little School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
42%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Little School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
8%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Little School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Little School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.640.39
This chart display the diversity score of Little School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Little School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHAWTHORNE-CEDAR KNOLLS UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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