New York State School For The Deaf

  • New York State School For The Deaf serves 57 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥50% (which is lower than the New York state average of 86%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the New York state average of 74%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • New York State School For The Deaf 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 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • New York State School For The Deaf's student population of 57 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students57 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of New York State School For The Deaf
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of New York State School For The Deaf by grade.

School Comparison

  • New York State School For The Deaf is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,068 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 3:1 has increased from 2:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New York State School For The Deaf is 0.55, 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)≥50%
86%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)≥50%
74%
Student : Teacher Ratio3:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of New York State School For The Deaf and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in New York State School For The Deaf and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in New York State School For The Deaf and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in New York State School For The Deaf and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
11%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in New York State School For The Deaf and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
65%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in New York State School For The Deaf 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%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in New York State School For The Deaf and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New York State School For The Deaf.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.550.39
This chart display the diversity score of New York State School For The Deaf and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New York State School For The Deaf 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 Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York State School For The Deaf and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York State For The Deaf School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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