Clarkstown Central School District

62 Old Middletown Rd
New City, NY 10956-2737
(District boundaries shown in map)
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

Clarkstown Central School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public middle schools serving 1,326 students in Clarkstown Central School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public middle schools in New York.
Public Middle Schools in Clarkstown Central School District have an average math proficiency score of 59% (versus the New York public middle school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 51% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public middle school average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
16 Schools
1,665 Schools
# Students
7,770 Students
912,626 Students
# Teachers
702 Teachers
84,150 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Clarkstown Central School District, which is ranked #177 of all 1,019 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 96% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NY)
#174 out of 1020 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Clarkstown Central   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
66%
46%
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 2021-22 school year data.
59%
49%
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 2021-22 school year data.
96%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Clarkstown Central   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.64
0.73
# American Indian Students
10 Students
7,219 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
1,106 Students
82,980 Students
% Asian Students
14%
9%
# Hispanic Students
1,909 Students
263,492 Students
% Hispanic Students
25%
29%
# Black Students
411 Students
187,068 Students
% Black Students
5%
20%
# White Students
4,106 Students
343,380 Students
% White Students
53%
38%
# Hawaiian Students
18 Students
2,281 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
209 Students
26,370 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
7,892
# Students in K Grade:
551
25,420
# Students in 1st Grade:
495
26,970
# Students in 2nd Grade:
533
27,600
# Students in 3rd Grade:
553
27,654
# Students in 4th Grade:
561
28,843
# Students in 5th Grade:
620
43,851
# Students in 6th Grade:
584
158,025
# Students in 7th Grade:
600
191,045
# Students in 8th Grade:
661
194,721
# Students in 9th Grade:
593
43,975
# Students in 10th Grade:
612
39,203
# Students in 11th Grade:
657
36,233
# Students in 12th Grade:
681
36,047
# Ungraded Students:
69
25,147

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $28,063 in this school district is less than the state median of $31,092. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $27,902 is less than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$218 MM
$78,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of Clarkstown Central   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$217 MM
$80,737 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 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$28,063
$31,092
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Clarkstown Central   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$27,902
$31,961
This chart display average spending per public school student in Clarkstown Central   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Clarkstown Central School District Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Felix Festa Determination Middle School
(Math: 64% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
30 Parrott Rd
West Nyack, NY 10994
(845) 624-3972
Grades: 8
| 662 students
Rank: #22.
Felix Festa Character Middle School
(Math: 54% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
30 Parrott Rd
West Nyack, NY 10994
(845) 624-3971
Grades: 7
| 597 students
Rank: #33.
Birchwood School
Special Education School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
214 Sickletown Rd
West Nyack, NY 10994
(845) 639-6480
Grades: K-12
| 67 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 16 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 7,770 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • : 96% (Top 5% in NY)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 66% (Top 20%)
  • : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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