Okte Elementary School

  • Okte Elementary School serves 526 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher 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 45% (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 Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Okte Elementary School's student population of 526 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students526 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Okte Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Okte Elementary School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. 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#2173 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
11%
9%
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Hispanic
10%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
71%
44%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Okte Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.470.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSHENENDEHOWA CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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