Suffern Central School District

45 Mountain Ave
Hillburn, NY 10931-2002
(District boundaries shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Suffern Central 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 2024 school year, there are 2 public preschools serving 559 students in Suffern Central School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public pre schools in New York.
Public Preschools in Suffern Central School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the New York public pre school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 41% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New York public preschool average of 63% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,504 Schools
# Students
3,930 Students
655,274 Students
# Teachers
359 Teachers
54,553 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Suffern Central School District, which is ranked #351 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 91% has decreased from 92% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NY)
#314 out of 1020 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Suffern Central   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
55%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Suffern 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.
52%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Suffern 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.
91%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Suffern Central   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.68
0.74
# American Indian Students
21 Students
6,637 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
292 Students
71,614 Students
% Asian Students
7%
11%
# Hispanic Students
1,396 Students
198,182 Students
% Hispanic Students
36%
30%
# Black Students
353 Students
114,936 Students
% Black Students
9%
18%
# White Students
1,710 Students
241,456 Students
% White Students
43%
37%
# Hawaiian Students
6 Students
1,805 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
152 Students
20,632 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
48
56,249
# Students in K Grade:
224
94,653
# Students in 1st Grade:
222
91,142
# Students in 2nd Grade:
233
90,629
# Students in 3rd Grade:
285
84,914
# Students in 4th Grade:
251
85,360
# Students in 5th Grade:
265
81,136
# Students in 6th Grade:
268
24,598
# Students in 7th Grade:
298
14,630
# Students in 8th Grade:
342
14,714
# Students in 9th Grade:
375
2,863
# Students in 10th Grade:
342
2,713
# Students in 11th Grade:
392
2,512
# Students in 12th Grade:
380
2,377
# Ungraded Students:
5
6,784

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $36,282 is higher 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 $34,868 is higher than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$143 MM
$78,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of Suffern 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)
$137 MM
$80,737 MM
This chart display total spending of Suffern 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)
$36,282
$31,092
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Suffern 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)
$34,868
$31,961
This chart display average spending per public school student in Suffern 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 Suffern Central School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Viola Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
557 Rt 202
Suffern, NY 10901
(845) 357-8315
Grades: PK-5
| 300 students
Rank: #22.
Cherry Lane Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Heather Dr
Suffern, NY 10901
(845) 357-3988
Grades: PK-5
| 259 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 3,930 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • : 91% (Top 50% in NY)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 55% (Top 30%)
  • : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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