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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 15 public schools managed by Wappingers Central School District serving 10,937 students in Fishkill, New York.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York state average of 56%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the state average of 14:1.

Wappingers Central School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Fishkill Brinckerhoff Elementary School
    16 Wedgewood Rd
    Fishkill, NY 12524
    (845)897-6800

    Grades: K-6 | 629 students
  • Fishkill Fishkill Elementary School
    20 Church St
    Fishkill, NY 12524
    (845)897-6780

    Grades: K-6 | 454 students
  • Wappingers Falls Fishkill Plains Elementary School
    17 Lake Walton Rd
    Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
    (845)227-1770

    Grades: K-6 | 606 students
  • Hopewell Junction Gayhead School
    15 Entry Rd
    Hopewell Junction, NY 12533
    (845)227-1756

    Grades: K-6 | 882 students
  • Wappingers Falls James S Evans Elementary School
    747 Old Rte 9 N
    Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
    (845)298-5240

    Grades: K-6 | 358 students
  • Hopewell Junction John Jay Senior High School
    2012 Route 52
    Hopewell Junction, NY 12533
    (845)897-6700

    Grades: 9-12 | 2012 students
  • Poughkeepsie Kinry Road Elementary School
    58 Kinry Rd
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
    (845)463-7322

    Grades: 2-6 | 263 students
  • Wappingers Falls Myers Corners School
    156 Myers Corners Rd
    Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
    (845)298-5260

    Grades: K-6 | 758 students
  • Poughkeepsie Oak Grove Elementary School
    40 Kerr Rd
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
    (845)298-5280

    Grades: K-6 | 439 students
  • Hopewell Junction Orchard View Alternative High School Alternative School
    25 Corporate Dr
    Hopewell Junction, NY 12533
    (845)298-5000

    Grades: 9-12 | 76 students
  • Wappingers Falls Roy C Ketcham Senior High School
    99 Myers Corners Rd
    Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
    (845)298-5100

    Grades: 9-12 | 1753 students
  • Wappingers Falls Sheafe Road Elementary School
    287 Sheafe Rd
    Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
    (845)298-5290

    Grades: K-6 | 622 students
  • Wappingers Falls Van Wyck Junior High School
    6 Hillside Lake Rd
    Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
    (845)227-1700

    Grades: 7-8 | 941 students
  • Poughkeepsie Vassar Road Elementary School
    174 Vassar Rd
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
    (845)463-7860

    Grades: K-3 | 323 students
  • Wappingers Falls Wappingers Junior High School
    30 Major Macdonald Way
    Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
    (845)298-5200

    Grades: 7-8 | 821 students

Overview

School District NameWappingers Central School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students10,937 students
# of Teachers702 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students5,497 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students5,440 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.46
# of American Indian Students6 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students503 students
% Asian Students
5%
# of Hispanic Students1,717 students
% Hispanic Students
16%
# of Black Students687 students
% Black Students
6%
# of White Students7,830 students
% White Students
71%
# of Hawaiian Students8 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students186 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:704
# of Students in 1st Grade:688
# of Students in 2nd Grade:766
# of Students in 3rd Grade:760
# of Students in 4th Grade:809
# of Students in 5th Grade:784
# of Students in 6th Grade:805
# of Students in 7th Grade:844
# of Students in 8th Grade:905
# of Students in 9th Grade:925
# of Students in 10th Grade:928
# of Students in 11th Grade:962
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,010
# of Ungraded Students:47

District Comparison

  • Wappingers Central School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 771 school districts in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wappingers 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Wappingers Central School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,163 in this school district is less than the state average of $31,520. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $15,806 is less than the state average of $32,967. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
Total Revenue$180 MM$29 MM
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Spending$188 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Wappingers Central School District and average spending for each school distric in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,163$31,520
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wappingers Central School District and average revenue per public school student in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$15,806$32,967
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wappingers Central School District and average spending per public school student in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Wappingers Central School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.46, which is higher than the New York average of 0.39. The most diverse school in the district is James S Evans Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.