Yonkers City School District

1 Larkin Ctr
Yonkers, NY 10701-2756
(District boundaries shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Yonkers City 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 31 public preschools serving 16,120 students in Yonkers City School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in New York.
Public Preschools in Yonkers City School District have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the New York public pre school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 41% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 84% 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
40 Schools
1,504 Schools
# Students
24,059 Students
655,274 Students
# Teachers
1,465 Teachers
54,553 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Yonkers City School District, which is ranked #692 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 increased from 83% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NY)
#704 out of 1020 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Yonkers City   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
37%
46%
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 2021-22 school year data.
40%
49%
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 2021-22 school year data.
63%
78%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Yonkers City   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
91%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Yonkers City   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.58
0.74
# American Indian Students
101 Students
6,637 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
1,198 Students
71,614 Students
% Asian Students
5%
11%
# Hispanic Students
14,845 Students
198,182 Students
% Hispanic Students
62%
30%
# Black Students
3,833 Students
114,936 Students
% Black Students
16%
18%
# White Students
3,501 Students
241,456 Students
% White Students
15%
37%
# Hawaiian Students
19 Students
1,805 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
562 Students
20,632 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1,083
56,249
# Students in K Grade:
1,535
94,653
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,652
91,142
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,687
90,629
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,791
84,914
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,685
85,360
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,725
81,136
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,830
24,598
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,845
14,630
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,914
14,714
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,827
2,863
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,739
2,713
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,658
2,512
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,750
2,377
# Ungraded Students:
338
6,784

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $27,697 in this school district is less 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 $27,963 is less than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue
$666 MM
$78,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of Yonkers City   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
$673 MM
$80,737 MM
This chart display total spending of Yonkers City   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
$27,697
$31,092
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Yonkers City   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
$27,963
$31,961
This chart display average spending per public school student in Yonkers City   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 Yonkers City School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pearls Hawthorne School
Magnet School
(Math: 84% | Reading: 84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
350 Hawthorne Ave
Yonkers, NY 10705
(914) 376-8250
Grades: PK-8
| 829 students
Rank: #22.
Patricia A Dichiaro School
(Math: 64% | Reading: 70%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
373 Bronxville Rd
Bronxville, NY 10708
(914) 376-8566
Grades: PK-8
| 524 students
Rank: #33.
Montessori School 27
Magnet School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
132 Valentine Ln
Yonkers, NY 10705
(914) 376-8455
Grades: PK-6
| 346 students
Rank: #44.
Casimir Pulaski School
Magnet School
(Math: 50% | Reading: 60%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
150 Kings Cross
Scarsdale, NY 10583
(914) 376-8575
Grades: PK-8
| 555 students
Rank: #55.
School 29
Magnet School
(Math: 46% | Reading: 55%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
47 Croydon Rd
Yonkers, NY 10710
(914) 376-8585
Grades: PK-8
| 615 students
Rank: #66.
School 30
(Math: 38% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
30 Nevada Pl
Bronxville, NY 10708
(914) 376-8590
Grades: PK-8
| 543 students
Rank: #77.
Montessori School 31
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
7 Ravenswood Rd
Yonkers, NY 10710
(914) 376-8623
Grades: PK-6
| 322 students
Rank: #88.
Yonkers Montessori Academy
Magnet School
(Math: 44% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
160 Woodlawn Ave
Yonkers, NY 10704
(914) 376-8540
Grades: PK-12
| 1,241 students
Rank: #99.
Paideia School 24
Magnet School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Colin St
Yonkers, NY 10701
(914) 376-8640
Grades: PK-6
| 334 students
Rank: #1010.
Paideia School 15
Magnet School
(Math: 41% | Reading: 45%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
175 Westchester Ave
Tuckahoe, NY 10707
(914) 376-8645
Grades: PK-8
| 558 students
Rank: #1111.
Rosemarie Ann Siragusa School
Magnet School
(Math: 32% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
60 Crescent Pl
Yonkers, NY 10704
(914) 376-8570
Grades: PK-6
| 488 students
Rank: #1212.
Kahlil Gibran School
(Math: 39% | Reading: 39%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
18 Rosedale Rd
Yonkers, NY 10710
(914) 376-8580
Grades: PK-8
| 516 students
Rank: #1313.
Eugenio Maria De Hostos Microsociety School
Magnet School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
75 Morris St
Yonkers, NY 10705
(914) 376-8430
Grades: PK-8
| 596 students
Rank: #1414.
School 21
(Math: 30% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Lee Ave
Yonkers, NY 10705
(914) 376-8435
Grades: PK-6
| 374 students
Rank: #1515.
School 22
Magnet School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1408 Nepperhan Ave
Yonkers, NY 10703
(914) 376-8440
Grades: PK-6
| 396 students
Rank: #1616.
School 16
Magnet School
(Math: 28% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
759 N Broadway
Yonkers, NY 10701
(914) 376-8340
Grades: PK-8
| 606 students
Rank: #1717.
Family School 32
Magnet School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Montclair Pl
Yonkers, NY 10710
(914) 376-8595
Grades: PK-8
| 568 students
Rank: #1818.
William Boyce Thompson School
(Math: 21% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1061 N Broadway
Yonkers, NY 10701
(914) 376-8563
Grades: PK-8
| 408 students
Rank: #1919.
Robert C Dodson School
(Math: 25% | Reading: 36%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
105 Avondale Rd
Yonkers, NY 10710
(914) 376-8159
Grades: PK-8
| 730 students
Rank: #2020.
School 5
Magnet School
(Math: 23% | Reading: 32%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
118 Lockwood Ave
Yonkers, NY 10701
(914) 376-8320
Grades: PK-8
| 570 students
Rank: #2121.
Cesar E Chavez School
Magnet School
(Math: 21% | Reading: 35%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
20 Cedar Pl
Yonkers, NY 10705
(914) 376-8969
Grades: PK-8
| 579 students
Rank: #2222.
Scholastic For Academic Excellence
Magnet School
(Math: 18% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
77 Park Hill Ave
Yonkers, NY 10701
(914) 376-8420
Grades: PK-8
| 505 students
Rank: #2323.
School 13
Magnet School
(Math: 20% | Reading: 31%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
195 Mclean Ave
Yonkers, NY 10705
(914) 376-8335
Grades: PK-8
| 576 students
Rank: #2424.
Enrico Fermi School For The Performing Arts
Magnet School
(Math: 19% | Reading: 28%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
27 Poplar St
Yonkers, NY 10701
(914) 376-8460
Grades: PK-8
| 873 students
Rank: #2525.
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
| 312 students
Rank: #2626.
Mlk Jr High Tech & Computer Magnet School
Magnet School
(Math: 14% | Reading: 26%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
135 Locust Hill Ave
Yonkers, NY 10701
(914) 376-8470
Grades: PK-8
| 460 students
Rank: #2727.
School 23
(Math: 19% | Reading: 18%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
56 Van Cortlandt Pk Ave
Yonkers, NY 10701
(914) 376-8445
Grades: PK-8
| 484 students
Rank: #2828.
School 9
Magnet School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
53 Fairview St
Yonkers, NY 10703
(914) 376-8325
Grades: PK-6
| 267 students
Rank: #2929.
School 17
(Math: 11% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
745 Midland Ave
Yonkers, NY 10704
(914) 376-8345
Grades: PK-6
| 348 students
Rank: #3030.
Museum School 25
Magnet School
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
579 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY 10701
(914) 376-8450
Grades: PK-5
| 282 students
Rank: n/an/a
Yonkers Early Childhood Academy
Magnet School
160 Bolmer Ave
Yonkers, NY 10703
(914) 376-8500
Grades: PK-2
| 315 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 40 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 24,059 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • : 91% (Top 50% in NY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • : 63% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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