Montessori School 27

  • Montessori School 27 serves 398 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Montessori School 27's student population of 398 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students398 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Montessori School 27's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Montessori School 27 is 0.57, 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#2605 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:114:1
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Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
61%
26%
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Black
21%
17%
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White
12%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.570.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYonkers City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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