North Elementary School

  • North Elementary School serves 501 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • North Elementary School's student population of 501 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students501 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Elementary School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#2312 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
8%
26%
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Black
10%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in North Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
71%
44%
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Two or more races
10%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.470.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWatertown City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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  • Watertown Case Middle School
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