P.S. 63-arthur's Academy (Closed 2018)

P.S. 63-arthur's Academy served 462 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 76% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students462 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
7%
9%
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Hispanic
34%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in P.S. 63-arthur's Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
34%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in P.S. 63-arthur's Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
24%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.710.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in P.S. 63-arthur's Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 63-arthur's Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYonkers City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 63-arthur's Academy is Eastchester Senior High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is School 29 (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yonkers School 29 Magnet School
    Grades: PK-8 | 638 students
    0.0 miles
    47 Croydon Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914) 376-8585
    0.0 PK-8 638
  • Yonkers Robert C Dodson School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-8 | 886 students
    0.7 miles
    105 Avondale Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914) 376-8159
    0.7 PK-8 886
  • Scarsdale Casimir Pulaski School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-8 | 592 students
    0.8 miles
    150 Kings Cross
    Scarsdale, NY 10583
    (914) 376-8575
    0.8 PK-8 592
  • Yonkers Family School 32 Magnet School
    Grades: PK-8 | 588 students
    1.1 miles
    1 Montclair Pl
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914) 376-8595
    1.1 PK-8 588
  • Tuckahoe Paideia School 15 Magnet School
    Grades: PK-8 | 583 students
    1.2 miles
    175 Westchester Ave
    Tuckahoe, NY 10707
    (914) 376-8645
    1.2 PK-8 583
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