Pierre Van Cortlandt School

3 Glen Pl
Croton On Hudson, NY 10520
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Pierre Van Cortlandt School serves 504 students in grades 5-8.
Pierre Van Cortlandt School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Pierre Van Cortlandt School's student population of 504 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students504 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Pierre Van Cortlandt School is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Pierre Van Cortlandt School is 0.50, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1378 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
9%
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Hispanic
19%
27%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
68%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.500.71
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCroton-Harmon Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pierre Van Cortlandt School is Croton-harmon High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Anne M Dorner Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carrie E Tompkins School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Croton On Hudson Croton-harmon High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 513 students
    0.3 miles
    36 Old Post Rd S
    Croton On Hudson, NY 10520
    (914) 271-2147
    0.3 9-12 513
  • Croton On Hudson Carrie E Tompkins School Math: 76% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-4 | 591 students
    0.7 miles
    8 Gerstein St
    Croton On Hudson, NY 10520
    (914) 271-5184
    0.7 K-4 591
  • Ossining Claremont School Math: 38% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 740 students
    2.4 miles
    Claremont Rd
    Ossining, NY 10562
    (914) 762-5830
    2.4 2-5 740
  • Ossining Anne M Dorner Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,088 student
    2.7 miles
    Van Cortlandt Ave
    Ossining, NY 10562
    (914) 762-5740
    2.7 6-8 1,088
  • Ossining Ossining High School Math: 82% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,514 student
    3.2 miles
    29 S Highland Ave
    Ossining, NY 10562
    (914) 762-5760
    3.2 9-12 1,514

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