Penn Yan Elementary School

  • Penn Yan Elementary School serves 641 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (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 36% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Penn Yan Elementary School's student population of 641 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students641 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Penn Yan Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Penn Yan Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. 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#3040 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Penn Yan Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Penn Yan Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
95%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Penn Yan Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.100.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Penn Yan 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 NamePenn Yan Central School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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