Mexico Elementary School

26 Academy St
Mexico, NY 13114
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Mexico Elementary School serves 355 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Mexico Elementary 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 student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Mexico Elementary School's student population of 355 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students355 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Mexico Elementary 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 Mexico Elementary School is 0.13, 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
#2654 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
2%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
93%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.130.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMexico Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mexico Elementary School is Mexico High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Mexico Middle School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mexico Mexico High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 622 students
    0.2 miles
    3338 Main St
    Mexico, NY 13114
    (315) 963-8400
    0.2 9-12 622
  • Mexico Mexico Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 599 students
    0.5 miles
    16 Fravor Rd
    Mexico, NY 13114
    (315) 963-8400
    0.5 5-8 599
  • Mexico Oswego Boces Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 266 students
    1.1 miles
    179 County Rte 64
    Mexico, NY 13114
    (315) 963-4222
    1.1 1-12 266
  • New Haven New Haven Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 288 students
    4.4 miles
    4320 State Rt 104
    New Haven, NY 13121
    (315) 963-8400
    4.4 PK-4 288
  • Fulton Palermo Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 208 students
    7.0 miles
    1638 County Rt 45
    Fulton, NY 13069
    (315) 963-8400
    7.0 PK-4 208

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