Rebecca Turner Elemtnary School

625 S 4th Ave
Mount Vernon, NY 10550
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Rebecca Turner Elemtnary School serves 291 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Rebecca Turner Elemtnary 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 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.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Rebecca Turner Elemtnary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Rebecca Turner Elemtnary School's student population of 291 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Awards 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 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 Rebecca Turner Elemtnary School is 0.27, 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 Ratio9:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
12%
27%
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Black
85%
17%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.270.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMount Vernon School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Rebecca Turner Elemtnary School is Benjamin Turner Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Vernon Benjamin Turner Middle School Math: 14% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-9 | 583 students
    0.1 miles
    624 S 3rd Ave
    Mount Vernon, NY 10550
    (914) 665-5150
    0.1 6-9 583
  • Mount Vernon Cecil H Parker School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 315 students
    0.3 miles
    461 S 6th Ave
    Mount Vernon, NY 10550
    (914) 665-5040
    0.3 PK-6 315
  • Mount Vernon Edward Williams School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 436 students
    0.5 miles
    9 Union Ln
    Mount Vernon, NY 10553
    (914) 665-5070
    0.5 PK-6 436
  • Bronx P.S. 68 Math: 38% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 677 students
    0.5 miles
    4011 Monticello Ave
    Bronx, NY 10466
    (718) 324-2854
    0.5 PK-5 677
  • Mount Vernon Graham School Math: 20% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 482 students
    0.8 miles
    421 E 5th St
    Mount Vernon, NY 10553
    (914) 665-2800
    0.8 PK-8 482

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