Robert C Dodson School

Robert C Dodson School serves 886 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Robert C Dodson 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower 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 17% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Robert C Dodson School's student population of 886 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students886 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Robert C Dodson School is ranked within the bottom 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 Robert C Dodson School is 0.22, 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
#4059 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
88%
27%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
4%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.220.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYonkers City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Robert C Dodson School is Eastchester Senior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Paideia School 15 (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tuckahoe Paideia School 15 Magnet School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 583 students
    0.6 miles
    175 Westchester Ave
    Tuckahoe, NY 10707
    (914) 376-8645
    0.6 PK-8 583
  • Yonkers School 29 Magnet School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 638 students
    0.6 miles
    47 Croydon Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914) 376-8585
    0.6 PK-8 638
  • Yonkers Kahlil Gibran School Magnet School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 550 students
    0.8 miles
    18 Rosedale Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914) 376-8580
    0.8 PK-8 550
  • Yonkers Family School 32 Magnet School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 588 students
    0.9 miles
    1 Montclair Pl
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914) 376-8595
    0.9 PK-8 588
  • Scarsdale Casimir Pulaski School Magnet School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 592 students
    1.0 miles
    150 Kings Cross
    Scarsdale, NY 10583
    (914) 376-8575
    1 PK-8 592

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