Yorktown Central School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 3,442 students in Yorktown Central School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in New York.
Public Schools in Yorktown Central School District have an average math proficiency score of 72% (versus the New York public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Yorktown Central School District are Yorktown High School, Mohansic School and Brookside School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Yorktown Central School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Yorktown Central School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Yorktown Central School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
5 Schools
4,793 Schools
# Students
3,442 Students
2,696,332 Students
# Teachers
265 Teachers
204,738 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Yorktown Central School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 783 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 97% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NY)
Overall District Rank
#183 out of 785 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Yorktown Central   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Yorktown Central   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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Yorktown 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
97%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Yorktown Central   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.44
0.71
# American Indian Students
2 Students
18,905 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
223 Students
250,759 Students
% Asian Students
7%
9%
# Hispanic Students
502 Students
726,665 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
27%
# Black Students
105 Students
461,882 Students
% Black Students
3%
17%
# White Students
2,522 Students
1,166,487 Students
% White Students
73%
43%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
6,854 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
85 Students
64,375 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
51,839
# Students in K Grade:
230
192,555
# Students in 1st Grade:
233
196,695
# Students in 2nd Grade:
245
197,832
# Students in 3rd Grade:
230
200,249
# Students in 4th Grade:
249
201,696
# Students in 5th Grade:
271
202,875
# Students in 6th Grade:
252
199,010
# Students in 7th Grade:
279
196,773
# Students in 8th Grade:
279
197,753
# Students in 9th Grade:
231
218,205
# Students in 10th Grade:
298
211,643
# Students in 11th Grade:
301
194,612
# Students in 12th Grade:
322
193,476
# Ungraded Students:
22
41,119

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $28,753 in this school district is less than the state median of $37,783. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $27,308 is less than the state median of $38,270. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue
$99 MM
$34 MM
This chart display total revenue of Yorktown Central   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$94 MM
$34 MM
This chart display total spending of Yorktown Central   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$28,753
$37,783
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Yorktown Central   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$27,308
$38,270
This chart display average spending per public school student in Yorktown Central   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Yorktown Central School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Yorktown High School
Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2727 Crompond Rd
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
(914) 243-8000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,164 students
Rank: #22.
Mohansic School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
704 Locksley Rd
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
(914) 243-8000
Grades: K-3
| 497 students
Rank: #33.
Brookside School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2285 Broad St
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
(914) 243-8000
Grades: K-3
| 444 students
Rank: #44.
Mildred E Strang Middle School
Math: 67% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2701 Crompond Rd
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
(914) 243-8000
Grades: 6-8
| 812 students
Rank: #55.
Crompond School
Math: 59% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2901 Manor St
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
(914) 243-8000
Grades: 4-5
| 525 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Yorktown Central School District
  • 2725 CROMPOND RD, YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, NY, 10598-3129
  • (914) 243-8000
  • yorktown.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,442 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in NY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.44

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