Montessori School 27

Montessori School 27 serves 382 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Montessori School 27 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 2017-18 school year.
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 55-59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Montessori School 27's student population of 382 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students382 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Montessori School 27 is ranked within the top 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 Montessori School 27 is 0.60, 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
#1984 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
59%
27%
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Black
20%
17%
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White
14%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.600.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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 Montessori School 27 is Yonkers High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Pearls Hawthorne School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yonkers Pearls Hawthorne School Magnet School
    Math: 82% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 881 students
    0.3 miles
    350 Hawthorne Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8250
    0.3 PK-8 881
  • Yonkers Eugenio Maria De Hostos Microsociety School Magnet School
    Math: 31% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 589 students
    0.4 miles
    75 Morris St
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8430
    0.4 PK-8 589
  • Yonkers Cedar Place Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 644 students
    0.7 miles
    20 Cedar Pl
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8969
    0.7 PK-8 644
  • Yonkers School 13 Magnet School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 641 students
    0.8 miles
    195 Mclean Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8335
    0.8 PK-8 641
  • Bronx P.S. 81 Robert J Christen Math: 68% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 725 students
    0.9 miles
    5550 Riverdale Ave
    Bronx, NY 10471
    (718) 796-8965
    0.9 K-5 725

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