Yorktown Central School District

2725 Crompond Rd
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598-3129
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

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%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 3,394 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 67% (versus the New York public school average of 56%), and reading proficiency score of 73% (versus the 63% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
5 Schools
4,804 Schools
# Students
3,394 Students
2,526,499 Students
# Teachers
307 Teachers
215,025 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Yorktown Central School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 786 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 97% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NY)
#171 out of 788 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Yorktown Central   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
67%
55%
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 2020-21 school year data.
73%
62%
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 2020-21 school year data.
97%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Yorktown Central   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.46
0.72
# American Indian Students
1 Student
18,588 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
221 Students
249,216 Students
% Asian Students
6%
10%
# Hispanic Students
529 Students
726,742 Students
% Hispanic Students
16%
29%
# Black Students
101 Students
408,333 Students
% Black Students
3%
16%
# White Students
2,441 Students
1,036,576 Students
% White Students
72%
41%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
6,065 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
97 Students
80,416 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
56,452
# Students in K Grade:
212
173,949
# Students in 1st Grade:
255
175,863
# Students in 2nd Grade:
265
179,873
# Students in 3rd Grade:
233
179,590
# Students in 4th Grade:
254
182,759
# Students in 5th Grade:
254
184,187
# Students in 6th Grade:
283
186,526
# Students in 7th Grade:
240
191,086
# Students in 8th Grade:
265
194,750
# Students in 9th Grade:
280
208,652
# Students in 10th Grade:
252
198,832
# Students in 11th Grade:
292
188,822
# Students in 12th Grade:
281
188,400
# Ungraded Students:
28
36,758

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $30,089 in this school district is less than the state median of $31,087. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $29,143 is less than the state median of $31,956. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue
$102 MM
$78,541 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 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$99 MM
$80,737 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 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$30,089
$31,087
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Yorktown Central   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
$29,143
$31,956
This chart display average spending per public school student in Yorktown Central   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 Yorktown Central School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Yorktown High School
(Math: ≥99% | Reading: 80-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2727 Crompond Rd
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
(914) 243-8000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,118 students
Rank: #22.
Brookside School
(Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2285 Broad St
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
(914) 243-8000
Grades: K-3
| 496 students
Rank: #33.
Mohansic School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
704 Locksley Rd
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
(914) 243-8000
Grades: K-3
| 475 students
Rank: #44.
Mildred E Strang Middle School
(Math: 52% | Reading: 73%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2701 Crompond Rd
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
(914) 243-8000
Grades: 6-8
| 792 students
Rank: #55.
Crompond School
(Math: 60% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2901 Manor St
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
(914) 243-8000
Grades: 4-5
| 513 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Yorktown Central School District?
Yorktown Central School District manages 5 public schools serving 3,394 students.
What is the rank of Yorktown Central School District?
Yorktown Central School District is ranked #170 out of 786 school districts in New York (top 30%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of New York school districts for: Highest graduation rate (Top 5%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Yorktown Central School District?
72% of Yorktown Central School District students are White, 16% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Black, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Yorktown Central School District?
Yorktown Central School District has a student/teacher ratio of 11:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 12:1.
What is Yorktown Central School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $29,143 is less than the state median of $31,956. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 3,394 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • : 97% (Top 5% in NY)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 67% (Top 30%)
  • : 73% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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