Pound Ridge Elementary School

Pound Ridge Elementary School serves 312 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Pound Ridge Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) 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 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Pound Ridge Elementary School's student population of 312 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students312 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Pound Ridge Elementary 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 Pound Ridge Elementary School is 0.36, 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
#1839 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
10%
27%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
79%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.360.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBedford Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pound Ridge Elementary School is Fox Lane High School (4.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fox Lane Middle School (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bedford Village Elementary School (3.3 miles away)
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