Newburgh City School District

124 Grand St
Newburgh, NY 12550-4615
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2023 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 10,927 students in Newburgh City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
Public Schools in Newburgh City School District have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the New York public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 54% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New York public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
12 Schools
4,842 Schools
# Students
10,927 Students
2,575,579 Students
# Teachers
914 Teachers
213,636 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Newburgh City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 780 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NY)
Overall District Rank
#689 out of 788 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Newburgh City   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
55%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Newburgh City   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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Newburgh City   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 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
73%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Newburgh City   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.62
0.72
# American Indian Students
19 Students
18,746 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
241 Students
253,508 Students
% Asian Students
2%
10%
# Hispanic Students
6,109 Students
731,442 Students
% Hispanic Students
56%
28%
# Black Students
2,302 Students
423,334 Students
% Black Students
21%
17%
# White Students
1,782 Students
1,065,287 Students
% White Students
17%
41%
# Hawaiian Students
11 Students
6,387 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
463 Students
76,678 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
293
46,190
# Students in K Grade:
697
171,979
# Students in 1st Grade:
786
184,565
# Students in 2nd Grade:
780
184,163
# Students in 3rd Grade:
808
186,433
# Students in 4th Grade:
802
187,446
# Students in 5th Grade:
818
190,311
# Students in 6th Grade:
833
193,843
# Students in 7th Grade:
817
196,636
# Students in 8th Grade:
834
199,511
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,037
207,402
# Students in 10th Grade:
819
204,814
# Students in 11th Grade:
681
192,105
# Students in 12th Grade:
852
191,684
# Ungraded Students:
70
38,497

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $27,458 in this school district is less than the state median of $39,045. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $26,843 is less than the state median of $39,435. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$300 MM
$34 MM
This chart display total revenue of Newburgh City   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$293 MM
$34 MM
This chart display total spending of Newburgh City   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$27,458
$39,045
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Newburgh City   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$26,843
$39,435
This chart display average spending per public school student in Newburgh City   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Newburgh City School District Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Newburgh Free Academy
Math: 76% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
201 Fullerton Ave
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 563-5400
Grades: 9-12
| 3,431 students
Rank: #22.
Fostertown Etc Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
364 Fostertown Rd
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 568-6425
Grades: K-5
| 624 students
Rank: #33.
New Windsor School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
175 Quassaick Ave
New Windsor, NY 12553
(845) 563-3700
Grades: K-5
| 417 students
Rank: #44.
Temple Hill School
Math: 38% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
525 Union Ave
New Windsor, NY 12553
(845) 568-6450
Grades: K-8
| 943 students
Rank: #55.
Meadow Hill Global Explorations Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 24% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
124 Meadow Hill Rd
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 568-6600
Grades: K-8
| 988 students
Rank: #66.
Heritage Middle School
Math: 16% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
405 Union Ave
New Windsor, NY 12553
(845) 563-3750
Grades: 6-8
| 908 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Horizon-on-the-hudson Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
137 Montgomery St
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 563-3725
Grades: PK-5
| 452 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Vails Gate Steam Academy
Magnet School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Old Forge Hill Rd
New Windsor, NY 12553
(845) 563-7900
Grades: K-5
| 514 students
Rank: #99.
Gardnertown Leadership Academy Elementary School
Math: 11% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
6 Plattekill Tpke
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 568-6400
Grades: PK-5
| 625 students
Rank: #1010.
Balmville School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5144 Rt 9w
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 563-8550
Grades: PK-5
| 400 students
Rank: #1111.
South Middle School
Math: 7% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
33-63 Monument St
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 563-7000
Grades: 6-8
| 902 students
Rank: #1212.
Gams High Technical Magnet School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
300 Gidney Ave
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 563-8450
Grades: PK-5
| 723 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 12 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 10,927 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 73% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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