Somers Central School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 2,781 students in Somers Central School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in New York.
Public Schools in Somers Central School District have an average math proficiency score of 68% (versus the New York public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 63% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Somers Central School District are Somers Senior High School, Somers Intermediate School and Somers Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Somers Central School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Somers Central School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
4 Schools
4,806 Schools
# Students
2,781 Students
2,575,381 Students
# Teachers
260 Teachers
213,609 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Somers Central School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 780 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 98% has increased from 97% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NY)
Overall District Rank
#225 out of 785 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Somers Central   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Somers 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Somers 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
98%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Somers Central   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.32
0.72
# American Indian Students
1 Student
18,746 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
96 Students
253,508 Students
% Asian Students
3%
10%
# Hispanic Students
312 Students
731,442 Students
% Hispanic Students
11%
28%
# Black Students
28 Students
423,333 Students
% Black Students
1%
17%
# White Students
2,273 Students
1,065,287 Students
% White Students
82%
41%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
6,387 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
70 Students
76,678 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
46,190
# Students in K Grade:
193
171,965
# Students in 1st Grade:
150
184,546
# Students in 2nd Grade:
179
184,125
# Students in 3rd Grade:
181
186,373
# Students in 4th Grade:
172
187,386
# Students in 5th Grade:
194
190,311
# Students in 6th Grade:
195
193,844
# Students in 7th Grade:
215
196,637
# Students in 8th Grade:
236
199,503
# Students in 9th Grade:
247
207,402
# Students in 10th Grade:
264
204,814
# Students in 11th Grade:
271
192,105
# Students in 12th Grade:
274
191,684
# Ungraded Students:
10
38,496

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $32,967 in this school district is less than the state median of $39,038. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $32,097 is less than the state median of $39,435. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$92 MM
$34 MM
This chart display total revenue of Somers Central   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)
$89 MM
$34 MM
This chart display total spending of Somers Central   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
$32,967
$39,038
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Somers Central   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
$32,097
$39,435
This chart display average spending per public school student in Somers Central   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 Somers Central School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Somers Senior High School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
120 Primrose St
Lincolndale, NY 10540
(914) 248-8585
Grades: 9-12
| 1,058 students
Rank: #22.
Somers Intermediate School
Math: 70% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
240 Rt 202
Somers, NY 10589
(914) 277-4344
Grades: 3-5
| 548 students
Rank: #33.
Somers Middle School
Math: 53% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
250 Rt 202
Somers, NY 10589
(914) 277-3399
Grades: 6-8
| 652 students
Rank: n/an/a
Primrose School
110 Primrose St
Lincolndale, NY 10540
(914) 248-8888
Grades: K-2
| 523 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Somers Central School District
  • 250 RT 202, SOMERS, NY, 10589-3205
  • (914) 277-2400
  • somersschools.org
  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 2,781 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5% in NY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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