Rebecca Turner Elemtnary School

  • Rebecca Turner Elemtnary School serves 291 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Rebecca Turner Elemtnary School's student population of 291 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students291 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rebecca Turner Elemtnary School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rebecca Turner Elemtnary School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. 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#3057 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
11%
26%
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Black
88%
17%
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White
1%
44%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.220.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMOUNT VERNON SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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  • Mount Vernon Cecil H Parker School
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    461 S 6th Ave
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  • Mount Vernon Edward Williams School
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    0.5 miles
    9 Union Ln
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  • Bronx P.S. 68
    Grades: PK-5 | 707 students
    0.5 miles
    4011 Monticello Ave
    Bronx, NY 10466
    (718)324-2854
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  • Mount Vernon Graham School
    Grades: PK-8 | 472 students
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