School 21

  • School 21 serves 457 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 31% (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 28% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • School 21's student population of 457 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#3570 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:114:1
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Asian
7%
9%
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Hispanic
54%
26%
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Black
13%
17%
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White
25%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in School 21.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.630.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYONKERS CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to School 21 is Lincoln High School (0.9 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is School 13 (0.6 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is School 13 (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yonkers School 13
    Grades: PK-8 | 636 students
    0.6 miles
    195 Mclean Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914)376-8335
    0.6 PK-8 636
  • Yonkers Lincoln High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1162 students
    0.9 miles
    375 Kneeland Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10704
    (914)376-8400
    0.9 9-12 1162
  • Yonkers Yonkers Montessori Academy
    Grades: PK-12 | 1419 students
    0.9 miles
    160 Woodlawn Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10704
    (914)376-8540
    0.9 PK-12 1419
  • Bronx P.S. 19 Judith K Weiss
    Grades: K-8 | 517 students
    1.0 miles
    4318 Katonah Ave
    Bronx, NY 10470
    (718)324-1924
    1.0 K-8 517
  • Yonkers Yonkers High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1198 students
    1.1 miles
    150 Rockland Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914)376-8191
    1.1 9-12 1198

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