School 23

  • School 23 serves 608 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (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 20% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • School 23's student population of 608 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students608 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#3724 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of School 23 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)
20%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in School 23 and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in School 23 and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
60%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in School 23 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
26%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in School 23 and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
10%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in School 23 and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in School 23.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.570.39
This chart display the diversity score of School 23 and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in School 23 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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