Pleasant Avenue School

  • Pleasant Avenue School serves 325 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 41%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the New York state average of 37%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Pleasant Avenue School placed 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%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • Pleasant Avenue School's student population of 325 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students325 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pleasant Avenue School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,407 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pleasant Avenue School is 0.20, 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 School Rank (13-14)#3162 out of 4407 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
5%
27%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
89%
43%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pleasant Avenue School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.200.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJohnstown City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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