Parley Coburn School

216 Mt Zoar St
Elmira, NY 14904
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 439 students in grades 3-6, Parley Coburn School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (which is lower than the New York state average of 55%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the New York state average of 62%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-6
  • Enrollment: 439 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Parley Coburn School's student population of 439 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Parley Coburn School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,093 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Parley Coburn School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
#4022 out of 4093 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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9%
55%
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20%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
7%
29%
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Black
13%
16%
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White
62%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
18%
3%
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0.57
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Parley Coburn School's ranking?
Parley Coburn School is ranked #4022 out of 4,093 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 55% NY state average), while 20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 62% NY state average).
How many students attend Parley Coburn School?
439 students attend Parley Coburn School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
62% of Parley Coburn School students are White, 18% of students are Two or more races, 13% of students are Black, and 7% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Parley Coburn School?
Parley Coburn School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Parley Coburn School offer ?
Parley Coburn School offers enrollment in grades 3-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Parley Coburn School part of?
Parley Coburn School is part of Elmira City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-6
  • Enrollment: 439 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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