Youngstown City School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 11 public elementary schools serving 4,276 students in Youngstown City School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Ohio.
Public Elementary Schools in Youngstown City School District have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus the Ohio public elementary school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 26% (versus the 64% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Youngstown City School District are Rayen Early College, Paul C Bunn Elementary School and M L King Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Ohio public elementary school average of 31% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Youngstown City School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Ohio for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Youngstown City 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 (OH)
# Schools
11 Schools
2,486 Schools
# Students
4,276 Students
1,126,810 Students
# Teachers
287 Teachers
61,032 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Youngstown City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 831 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 65% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (OH)
Overall District Rank
#808 out of 924 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Youngstown City  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Youngstown City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Youngstown City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Youngstown City  School District and public school graduation rate of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.61
0.49
# American Indian Students
7 Students
1,396 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
2 Students
26,804 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
804 Students
68,875 Students
% Hispanic Students
19%
6%
# Black Students
2,468 Students
190,373 Students
% Black Students
58%
17%
# White Students
635 Students
775,975 Students
% White Students
15%
69%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
959 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
360 Students
61,913 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
412
26,816
# Students in K Grade:
337
118,770
# Students in 1st Grade:
339
122,537
# Students in 2nd Grade:
384
123,371
# Students in 3rd Grade:
496
130,561
# Students in 4th Grade:
370
127,655
# Students in 5th Grade:
375
130,152
# Students in 6th Grade:
366
129,354
# Students in 7th Grade:
328
90,749
# Students in 8th Grade:
363
89,311
# Students in 9th Grade:
118
9,827
# Students in 10th Grade:
128
9,353
# Students in 11th Grade:
143
8,945
# Students in 12th Grade:
117
9,409
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $23,636 is higher than the state median of $14,177. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $25,749 is higher than the state median of $13,086. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (OH)
Total Revenue
$123 MM
$13 MM
This chart display total revenue of Youngstown City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$134 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total spending of Youngstown City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$23,636
$14,177
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Youngstown City  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$25,749
$13,086
This chart display average spending per public school student in Youngstown City  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Youngstown City School District Public Elementary Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Rayen Early College
Math: 44% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
731 S Hazelwood Ave
Youngstown, OH 44509
(330) 744-7602
Grades: 4-8
| 391 students
Rank: #22.
Paul C Bunn Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1825 Sequoya Dr
Youngstown, OH 44514
(330) 744-8963
Grades: PK-8
| 303 students
Rank: #33.
M L King Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2724 Mariner Ave
Youngstown, OH 44505
(330) 744-7823
Grades: PK-8
| 348 students
Rank: #44.
Williamson Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
58 Williamson Ave
Youngstown, OH 44507
(330) 744-7155
Grades: PK-8
| 234 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Taft Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
730 E Avondale Ave
Youngstown, OH 44502
(330) 744-7973
Grades: PK-8
| 355 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Volney Rogers School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2400 S Schenley Ave
Youngstown, OH 44511
(330) 744-8845
Grades: PK-8
| 284 students
Rank: #77.
Harding Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1903 Cordova Ave
Youngstown, OH 44504
(330) 744-7517
Grades: PK-8
| 378 students
Rank: #88.
William Holmes Mcguffey Elementary School
Math: 18% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
310 S Schenley Ave
Youngstown, OH 44509
(330) 744-7999
Grades: PK-8
| 740 students
Rank: #99.
Kirkmere School
Math: 19% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2851 Kirk Rd
Youngstown, OH 44511
(330) 744-7725
Grades: PK-8
| 391 students
Rank: #1010.
Wilson School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2725 Gibson St
Youngstown, OH 44502
(330) 744-8002
Grades: PK-8
| 296 students
Rank: #1111.
East High School
Math: 3% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
474 Bennington Ave
Youngstown, OH 44505
(330) 744-6900
Grades: 1-12
| 556 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,276 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Btm 50% in OH)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61

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