White Plains City School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 7 public schools in White Plains City School District, serving 7,073 students. White Plains City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
Public schools in White Plains City School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the New York public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 54% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in White Plains City School District are White Plains Senior High School, Ridgeway School and White Plains Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the New York public school average of 13:1.

Overview

School District NameWhite Plains City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.whiteplainspublicschools.org
School District Phone Number(914) 422-2019
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
# of Schools7 Schools4,797 Schools
# of Students7,073 Students2,697,340 Students
# of Teachers393 Teachers204,832 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1

District Comparison

White Plains City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 786 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 83% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#466 out of 787 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of White Plains City   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of White Plains City   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of White Plains City   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
89%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of White Plains City   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.610.71
# of American Indian Students1 Student18,915 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students268 Students250,784 Students
% Asian Students
4%
9%
# of Hispanic Students4,038 Students726,968 Students
% Hispanic Students
57%
27%
# of Black Students932 Students462,099 Students
% Black Students
13%
17%
# of White Students1,611 Students1,167,330 Students
% White Students
23%
43%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student6,859 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students222 Students64,385 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 51,929
# of Students in Kindergarten:552192,603
# of Students in 1st Grade:526196,765
# of Students in 2nd Grade:556197,986
# of Students in 3rd Grade:511200,330
# of Students in 4th Grade:564201,696
# of Students in 5th Grade:550202,891
# of Students in 6th Grade:550199,155
# of Students in 7th Grade:489197,065
# of Students in 8th Grade:577198,053
# of Students in 9th Grade:567218,199
# of Students in 10th Grade:516211,573
# of Students in 11th Grade:541194,547
# of Students in 12th Grade:516193,423
# of Ungraded Students:5841,125

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $31,998 in this school district is less than the state median of $36,800. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $30,627 is less than the state median of $35,944. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (NY)
Total Revenue$226 MM$34 MM
This chart display total revenue of White Plains City   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$217 MM$33 MM
This chart display total spending of White Plains City   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$31,998$36,800
This chart display average revenue per public school student in White Plains City   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$30,627$35,944
This chart display average spending per public school student in White Plains City   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

White Plains City School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • White Plains Senior High School Math: 91% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    550 North St
    White Plains, NY 10605
    (914) 422-2182

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,167 students
  • Ridgeway School Math: 60% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    225 Ridgeway
    White Plains, NY 10605
    (914) 422-2081

    Grades: K-5 | 652 students
  • White Plains Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    128 Grandview Ave
    White Plains, NY 10605
    (914) 422-2092

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,637 student
  • Church Street School Math: 48% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    295 Church St
    White Plains, NY 10603
    (914) 422-2400

    Grades: K-5 | 662 students
  • Mamaroneck Avenue School Math: 47% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7 Nosband Ave
    White Plains, NY 10605
    (914) 422-2286

    Grades: K-5 | 662 students
  • George Washington School Math: 35% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    100 Orchard St
    West Harrison, NY 10604
    (914) 422-2380

    Grades: K-5 | 638 students
  • Post Road School Math: 28% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    175 W Post Rd
    White Plains, NY 10606
    (914) 422-2320

    Grades: K-5 | 655 students
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