Yorktown Central School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public elementary schools serving 2,299 students in Yorktown Central School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public elementary schools in New York.
Public Elementary Schools in Yorktown Central School District have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the New York public elementary school average of 49%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Yorktown Central School District are Mohansic School, Brookside School and Mildred E Strang Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public elementary school average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

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
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
4 Schools
3,684 Schools
# Students
2,299 Students
1,795,143 Students
# Teachers
215 Teachers
151,338 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Yorktown Central School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 747 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 2020-2021 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
0.46
0.72
# American Indian Students
n/a
13,489 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
155 Students
176,036 Students
% Asian Students
7%
10%
# Hispanic Students
370 Students
522,765 Students
% Hispanic Students
16%
29%
# Black Students
60 Students
303,720 Students
% Black Students
2%
17%
# White Students
1,650 Students
717,791 Students
% White Students
72%
40%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
4,306 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
61 Students
57,036 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
44,308
# Students in K Grade:
239
168,823
# Students in 1st Grade:
255
184,546
# Students in 2nd Grade:
221
184,125
# Students in 3rd Grade:
248
186,373
# Students in 4th Grade:
247
187,386
# Students in 5th Grade:
276
190,311
# Students in 6th Grade:
244
193,844
# Students in 7th Grade:
266
170,136
# Students in 8th Grade:
286
169,576
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
24,105
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
22,684
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
20,528
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
20,238
# Ungraded Students:
17
28,160

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $29,272 in this school district is less than the state median of $39,038. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $27,800 is less than the state median of $39,435. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$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 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$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 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$29,272
$39,038
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 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$27,800
$39,435
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 2018-19 school year data.

Best Yorktown Central School District Public Elementary Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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
| 490 students
Rank: #22.
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
| 480 students
Rank: #33.
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
| 801 students
Rank: #44.
Crompond School
Math: 59% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2901 Manor St
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
(914) 243-8000
Grades: 4-5
| 528 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: 2,299 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in NY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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