Scholastic Academy For Academic Excellence

  • Scholastic Academy For Academic Excellence serves 583 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 16% (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 18% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Scholastic Academy For Academic Excellence's student population of 583 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students583 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Scholastic Academy For Academic Excellence's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Scholastic Academy For Academic Excellence is 0.35, 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#4023 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Scholastic Academy For Academic Excellence and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Scholastic Academy For Academic Excellence and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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Asian
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Scholastic Academy For Academic Excellence and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
79%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Scholastic Academy For Academic Excellence and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
15%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Scholastic Academy For Academic Excellence and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
4%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Scholastic Academy For Academic Excellence and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Scholastic Academy For Academic Excellence.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.350.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Scholastic Academy For Academic Excellence and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Scholastic Academy For Academic Excellence and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYonkers City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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