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For the 2021 school year, there are 50 public preschools in Westchester County, NY, serving 25,014 students. Westchester County, NY public preschools have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the New York public pre school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (versus the 42% statewide average). Pre schools in Westchester County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New York public pre schools.
The top ranked public preschools in Westchester County, NY are Pearls Hawthorne School, Lincoln Titus Elementary School and Central School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New York public preschool average of 65% (majority Hispanic and Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the New York public preschool average of 13:1.

Top Westchester County Public Preschools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Pearls Hawthorne School Magnet School
    Math: 82% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    350 Hawthorne Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8250

    Grades: PK-8 | 881 students
  • Lincoln Titus Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    10 Lincoln Ave
    Crompond, NY 10517
    (914) 528-2519

    Grades: PK-5 | 424 students
  • Central School Math: 69% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1100 Palmer Ave
    Larchmont, NY 10538
    (914) 220-3400

    Grades: PK-5 | 520 students
  • Pocantico Hills Central School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    599 Bedford Rd
    Tarrytown, NY 10591
    (914) 631-2440

    Grades: PK-8 | 322 students
  • Rebecca Turner Elemtnary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    625 S 4th Ave
    Mount Vernon, NY 10550
    (914) 665-5100

    Grades: PK-5 | 291 students
  • Montessori School 27 Magnet School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    132 Valentine Ln
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8455

    Grades: PK-6 | 382 students
  • Patricia A Dichiaro School Magnet School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    373 Bronxville Rd
    Bronxville, NY 10708
    (914) 376-8566

    Grades: PK-8 | 558 students
  • Yonkers Montessori Academy Magnet School
    Math: 58% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    160 Woodlawn Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10704
    (914) 376-8540

    Grades: PK-12 | 1,388 student
  • Casimir Pulaski School Magnet School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    150 Kings Cross
    Scarsdale, NY 10583
    (914) 376-8575

    Grades: PK-8 | 592 students
  • Traphagen School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    72 Lexington Ave
    Mount Vernon, NY 10552
    (914) 665-5060

    Grades: PK-6 | 417 students
  • Rosmarie Ann Siragusa School Magnet School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    60 Crescent Pl
    Yonkers, NY 10704
    (914) 376-8570

    Grades: PK-6 | 552 students
  • Holmes School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    195 N Columbus Ave
    Mount Vernon, NY 10553
    (914) 665-5110

    Grades: PK-6 | 394 students
  • Montessori School 31 Magnet School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7 Ravenswood Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914) 376-8623

    Grades: PK-6 | 382 students
  • Pennington School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    20 Fairway Ave
    Mount Vernon, NY 10552
    (914) 665-5105

    Grades: PK-8 | 366 students
  • Kahlil Gibran School Magnet School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    18 Rosedale Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914) 376-8580

    Grades: PK-8 | 550 students
  • School 29 Magnet School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    47 Croydon Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914) 376-8585

    Grades: PK-8 | 638 students
  • School 30 Magnet School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    30 Nevada Pl
    Bronxville, NY 10708
    (914) 376-8590

    Grades: PK-8 | 581 students
  • Paideia School 15 Magnet School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    175 Westchester Ave
    Tuckahoe, NY 10707
    (914) 376-8645

    Grades: PK-8 | 583 students
  • Cecil H Parker School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    461 S 6th Ave
    Mount Vernon, NY 10550
    (914) 665-5040

    Grades: PK-6 | 315 students
  • Columbus School At The Franko Building Math: 27% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    455 N High St
    Mount Vernon, NY 10550
    (914) 358-2700

    Grades: PK-6 | 521 students
  • School 21 Magnet School
    Math: 30% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    100 Lee Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8435

    Grades: PK-6 | 460 students
  • Paideia School 24 Magnet School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    50 Colin St
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 376-8640

    Grades: PK-6 | 480 students
  • Eugenio Maria De Hostos Microsociety School Magnet School
    Math: 31% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    75 Morris St
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8430

    Grades: PK-8 | 589 students
  • School 13 Magnet School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    195 Mclean Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8335

    Grades: PK-8 | 641 students
  • Graham School Math: 20% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    421 E 5th St
    Mount Vernon, NY 10553
    (914) 665-2800

    Grades: PK-8 | 482 students
  • Family School 32 Magnet School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1 Montclair Pl
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914) 376-8595

    Grades: PK-8 | 588 students
  • School 5 Magnet School
    Math: 24% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    118 Lockwood Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 376-8320

    Grades: PK-8 | 618 students
  • Cedar Place Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    20 Cedar Pl
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8969

    Grades: PK-8 | 644 students
  • School 16 Magnet School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    759 N Broadway
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 376-8340

    Grades: PK-8 | 696 students
  • School 22 Magnet School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1408 Nepperhan Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10703
    (914) 376-8440

    Grades: PK-6 | 472 students
  • William Boyce Thompson School Magnet School
    Math: 22% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1061 N Broadway
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 376-8563

    Grades: PK-8 | 518 students
  • Thomas Cornell Academy Magnet School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    15 St Mary's Pl
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 376-8315

    Grades: PK-6 | 380 students
  • Blythedale School Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    95 Bradhurst Ave
    Valhalla, NY 10595
    (914) 347-1800

    Grades: PK-12 | 124 students
  • Cross Hill Academy Magnet School
    Math: 18% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    160 Bolmer Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10703
    (914) 376-8300

    Grades: PK-8 | 687 students
  • Edward Williams School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9 Union Ln
    Mount Vernon, NY 10553
    (914) 665-5070

    Grades: PK-6 | 436 students
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