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For the 2021 school year, there are 40 public schools in Yonkers City School District, serving 26,457 students. Yonkers City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
Public schools in Yonkers City School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the New York public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 54% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in Yonkers City School District are Yonkers High School, Saunders Trades & Technical High School and Riverside High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 83% 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 18:1 is more than the New York public school average of 13:1.

Overview

School District NameYonkers City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.yonkerspublicschools.org
School District Phone Number(914) 376-8100
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
# of Schools40 Schools4,797 Schools
# of Students26,457 Students2,697,340 Students
# of Teachers1,490 Teachers204,832 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1

District Comparison

Yonkers 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 86% has increased from 72% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#695 out of 787 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Yonkers 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)
38%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Yonkers 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
86%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Yonkers 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 Students66 Students18,915 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students1,412 Students250,784 Students
% Asian Students
5%
9%
# of Hispanic Students15,350 Students726,968 Students
% Hispanic Students
58%
27%
# of Black Students4,820 Students462,099 Students
% Black Students
18%
17%
# of White Students4,418 Students1,167,330 Students
% White Students
17%
43%
# of Hawaiian Students11 Students6,859 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students380 Students64,385 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1,31151,929
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,807192,603
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,912196,765
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,982197,986
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,967200,330
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,053201,696
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,042202,891
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,996199,155
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,903197,065
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,880198,053
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,771218,199
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,840211,573
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,835194,547
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,794193,423
# of Ungraded Students:36441,125

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $23,739 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 $23,458 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$628 MM$34 MM
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Spending$621 MM$33 MM
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Revenue / Student$23,739$36,800
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Revenue / Student$23,458$35,944
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Yonkers City School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Yonkers High School Magnet School
    Math: 96% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    150 Rockland Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8191

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,216 student
  • Saunders Trades & Technical High School Magnet School
    Math: 89% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    183 Palmer Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 376-8150

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,126 student
  • Riverside High School Magnet School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    565 Warburton Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 376-8425

    Grades: 9-12 | 951 students
  • Roosevelt High School - Early College Studies Magnet School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    631 Tuckahoe Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914) 376-8500

    Grades: 9-12 | 956 students
  • Lincoln High School Magnet School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    375 Kneeland Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10704
    (914) 376-8400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,148 student
  • Gorton High School Magnet School
    Math: 85% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    100 Shonnard Pl
    Yonkers, NY 10703
    (914) 376-8350

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,008 student
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Palisade Preparatory School Magnet School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    201 Palisade Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 376-8177

    Grades: 7-12 | 771 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
  • Yonkers Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    150 Rockland Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8191

    Grades: 6-8 | 604 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
  • 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
  • School 17 Magnet School
    Math: 20% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    745 Midland Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10704
    (914) 376-8345

    Grades: PK-6 | 449 students
  • Robert C Dodson School Magnet School
    Math: 17% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    105 Avondale Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914) 376-8159

    Grades: PK-8 | 886 students
  • School 9 Magnet School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    53 Fairview St
    Yonkers, NY 10703
    (914) 376-8325

    Grades: PK-6 | 359 students
  • Mlk Junior High Technical & Computer Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 16% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    135 Locust Hill Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 376-8470

    Grades: PK-8 | 522 students
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