Netherwood School

  • Netherwood School serves 289 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Netherwood 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 top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • Netherwood School's student population of 289 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Netherwood 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Netherwood School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#2335 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
11%
27%
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Black
3%
18%
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White
80%
43%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Netherwood School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.350.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHyde Park Central School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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