Penn Yan Central School District

1 School Dr
Penn Yan, NY 14527-1099
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,266 students in Penn Yan Central School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in New York.
Public Schools in Penn Yan Central School District have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the New York public school average of 56%), and reading proficiency score of 63% (versus the 63% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
3 Schools
4,802 Schools
# Students
1,266 Students
2,526,339 Students
# Teachers
151 Teachers
214,998 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
8:1

District Rank

Penn Yan Central School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 786 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 85-89% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NY)
Overall District Rank
#304 out of 788 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Penn Yan Central   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
55%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Penn Yan 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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Penn Yan 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 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Penn Yan Central   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.16
0.72
# American Indian Students
1 Student
18,588 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
6 Students
249,216 Students
% Asian Students
1%
10%
# Hispanic Students
54 Students
726,742 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
29%
# Black Students
3 Students
408,333 Students
% Black Students
n/a
16%
# White Students
1,159 Students
1,036,576 Students
% White Students
92%
41%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
6,065 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
41 Students
80,416 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
28
56,452
# Students in K Grade:
97
173,949
# Students in 1st Grade:
76
175,863
# Students in 2nd Grade:
84
179,873
# Students in 3rd Grade:
78
179,590
# Students in 4th Grade:
82
182,759
# Students in 5th Grade:
97
184,187
# Students in 6th Grade:
101
186,526
# Students in 7th Grade:
120
191,086
# Students in 8th Grade:
102
194,590
# Students in 9th Grade:
109
208,652
# Students in 10th Grade:
97
198,832
# Students in 11th Grade:
84
188,822
# Students in 12th Grade:
93
188,400
# Ungraded Students:
18
36,758

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $31,220 is higher than the state median of $31,089. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $28,803 is less than the state median of $31,958. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue
$40 MM
$78,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of Penn Yan 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
$37 MM
$80,737 MM
This chart display total spending of Penn Yan 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
$31,220
$31,089
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Penn Yan Central   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$28,803
$31,958
This chart display average spending per public school student in Penn Yan Central   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Penn Yan Central School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Penn Yan Academy
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
305 Court St
Penn Yan, NY 14527
(315) 536-4408
Grades: 9-12
| 389 students
Rank: #22.
Penn Yan Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3 School Dr
Penn Yan, NY 14527
(315) 536-3346
Grades: PK-5
| 548 students
Rank: #33.
Penn Yan Middle School
Math: 45% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
515 Liberty St
Penn Yan, NY 14527
(315) 536-3366
Grades: 6-8
| 329 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Penn Yan Central School District?
Penn Yan Central School District manages 3 public schools serving 1,266 students.
What is the rank of Penn Yan Central School District?
Penn Yan Central School District is ranked #301 out of 786 school districts in New York (top 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of New York school districts for: Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Penn Yan Central School District?
92% of Penn Yan Central School District students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Penn Yan Central School District?
Penn Yan Central School District has a student/teacher ratio of 8:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 12:1.
What is Penn Yan Central School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $28,803 is less than the state median of $31,958. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,266 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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