New York State School For The Blind

  • New York State School For The Blind serves 59 students in grades 2-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • New York State School For The Blind's student population of 59 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 2-12
Total Students59 students
This chart display total students of New York State School For The Blind by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of New York State School For The Blind
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of New York State School For The Blind by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of New York State School For The Blind by grade.

School Comparison

  • New York State School For The Blind's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New York State School For The Blind is 0.45, 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)
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of New York State School For The Blind 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 New York State School For The Blind and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in New York State School For The Blind and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
17%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in New York State School For The Blind and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
72%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in New York State School For The Blind 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
3%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New York State School For The Blind.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.450.39
This chart display the diversity score of New York State School For The Blind and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New York State School For The Blind 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 Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York State School For The Blind and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York State For The Blind School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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