Clarkstown Central School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 16 public schools in Clarkstown Central School District, serving 8,001 students. Clarkstown Central School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
Public schools in Clarkstown Central School District have an average math proficiency score of 74% (versus the New York public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 69% (versus the 54% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in Clarkstown Central School District are Clarkstown North Senior High School, Clarkstown South Senior High School and Laurel Plains Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York public school average of 13:1.

Overview

School District NameClarkstown Central School District
School District Websitehttp://www.ccsd.edu
School District Phone Number(845) 639-6418
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
# of Schools16 Schools4,797 Schools
# of Students8,001 Students2,697,340 Students
# of Teachers666 Teachers204,832 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1

District Comparison

Clarkstown Central School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 786 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 96% has increased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#148 out of 787 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Clarkstown Central   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clarkstown Central   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clarkstown Central   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
96%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Clarkstown Central   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.560.71
# of American Indian Students11 Students18,915 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students1,065 Students250,784 Students
% Asian Students
13%
9%
# of Hispanic Students1,420 Students726,968 Students
% Hispanic Students
18%
27%
# of Black Students322 Students462,099 Students
% Black Students
4%
17%
# of White Students5,016 Students1,167,330 Students
% White Students
63%
43%
# of Hawaiian Students14 Students6,859 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students153 Students64,385 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 51,929
# of Students in Kindergarten:507192,603
# of Students in 1st Grade:554196,765
# of Students in 2nd Grade:552197,986
# of Students in 3rd Grade:525200,330
# of Students in 4th Grade:601201,696
# of Students in 5th Grade:567202,891
# of Students in 6th Grade:590199,155
# of Students in 7th Grade:647197,065
# of Students in 8th Grade:684198,053
# of Students in 9th Grade:627218,199
# of Students in 10th Grade:665211,573
# of Students in 11th Grade:716194,547
# of Students in 12th Grade:704193,423
# of Ungraded Students:6241,125

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $25,474 in this school district is less than the state median of $36,800. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $24,575 is less than the state median of $35,944. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (NY)
Total Revenue$204 MM$34 MM
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Spending$197 MM$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Clarkstown Central   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$25,474$36,800
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Clarkstown Central   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$24,575$35,944
This chart display average spending per public school student in Clarkstown Central   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Clarkstown Central School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Clarkstown North Senior High School Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    151 Congers Rd
    New City, NY 10956
    (845) 639-6504

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,329 student
  • Clarkstown South Senior High School Math: ≥99% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    31 Demarest Mill Rd
    West Nyack, NY 10994
    (845) 624-3400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,372 student
  • Laurel Plains Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    14 Teakwood Ln
    New City, NY 10956
    (845) 639-6350

    Grades: K-5 | 361 students
  • Strawtown Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    413 Strawtown Rd
    West Nyack, NY 10994
    (845) 624-3473

    Grades: K-5 | 299 students
  • New City Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    60 Crestwood Dr
    New City, NY 10956
    (845) 624-3467

    Grades: K-5 | 396 students
  • Link Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    51 Red Hill Rd
    New City, NY 10956
    (845) 624-3494

    Grades: K-5 | 361 students
  • Felix Festa Achievement Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    30 Parrott Rd
    West Nyack, NY 10994
    (845) 624-3969

    Grades: 6 | 590 students
  • Felix Festa Determination Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    30 Parrott Rd
    West Nyack, NY 10994
    (845) 624-3972

    Grades: 8 | 683 students
  • Little Tor Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    56 Gregory St
    New City, NY 10956
    (845) 624-3471

    Grades: K-5 | 285 students
  • Woodglen Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    121 Phillips Hill Rd
    New City, NY 10956
    (845) 624-3417

    Grades: K-5 | 456 students
  • Bardonia Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    31 Bardonia Rd
    Nanuet, NY 10954
    (845) 639-6460

    Grades: K-5 | 404 students
  • West Nyack Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    661 W Nyack Rd
    West Nyack, NY 10994
    (845) 624-3474

    Grades: K-5 | 313 students
  • Felix Festa Character Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    30 Parrott Rd
    West Nyack, NY 10994
    (845) 624-3971

    Grades: 7 | 645 students
  • Lakewood Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    77 Lakeland Ave
    Congers, NY 10920
    (845) 639-6320

    Grades: K-5 | 428 students
  • Birchwood School Special Education School
    Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    214 Sickletown Rd
    West Nyack, NY 10994
    (845) 639-6480

    Grades: K-12 | 76 students
  • Rockland County Sheriffs Department Alternative School
    53 New Hempstead Road
    New City, NY 10956
    (845) 638-5466

    Grades: 10-12 | 3 students
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