Peekskill City School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools in Peekskill City School District, serving 3,452 students. Peekskill City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
Public schools in Peekskill City School District have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the New York public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 54% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in Peekskill City School District are Peekskill High School, Oakside School and Peekskill Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the New York public school average of 13:1.

Overview

School District NamePeekskill City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.peekskillcsd.org
School District Phone Number(914) 737-3300
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
# of Schools6 Schools4,797 Schools
# of Students3,452 Students2,697,340 Students
# of Teachers234 Teachers204,832 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1

District Comparison

Peekskill City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 68% has decreased from 73% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#741 out of 787 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Peekskill City   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Peekskill 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Peekskill 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
68%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Peekskill City   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.500.71
# of American Indian Students2 Students18,915 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students50 Students250,784 Students
% Asian Students
2%
9%
# of Hispanic Students2,327 Students726,968 Students
% Hispanic Students
67%
27%
# of Black Students686 Students462,099 Students
% Black Students
20%
17%
# of White Students288 Students1,167,330 Students
% White Students
8%
43%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a6,859 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students99 Students64,385 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:13051,929
# of Students in Kindergarten:262192,603
# of Students in 1st Grade:270196,765
# of Students in 2nd Grade:266197,986
# of Students in 3rd Grade:281200,330
# of Students in 4th Grade:211201,696
# of Students in 5th Grade:252202,891
# of Students in 6th Grade:241199,155
# of Students in 7th Grade:222197,065
# of Students in 8th Grade:261198,053
# of Students in 9th Grade:244218,199
# of Students in 10th Grade:295211,573
# of Students in 11th Grade:260194,547
# of Students in 12th Grade:241193,423
# of Ungraded Students:1641,125

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $26,533 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 $26,122 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$92 MM$34 MM
This chart display total revenue of Peekskill City   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$90 MM$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Peekskill City   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$26,533$36,800
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Peekskill City   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$26,122$35,944
This chart display average spending per public school student in Peekskill City   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.

Peekskill City School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Peekskill High School Math: 80% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1072 Elm St
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 737-0201

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,054 student
  • Oakside School Math: 37% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    200 Decatur Ave
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 737-1591

    Grades: 2-3 | 534 students
  • Peekskill Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    212 Ringgold St
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 737-4542

    Grades: 6-8 | 724 students
  • Hillcrest School Math: 16% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4 Horton Dr
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 739-2284

    Grades: 3-5 | 473 students
  • Uriah Hill School
    980 Pemart Ave
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 739-6992

    Grades: PK | 130 students
  • Woodside School
    Depew St
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 739-0093

    Grades: K-2 | 537 students
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