School 29

  • School 29 serves 646 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (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 37% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • School 29's student population of 646 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students646 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#3360 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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Asian
7%
9%
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Hispanic
48%
26%
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Black
30%
17%
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White
14%
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 29.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.660.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yonkers Robert C Dodson School
    Grades: PK-8 | 879 students
    0.6 miles
    105 Avondale Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914)376-8159
    0.6 PK-8 879
  • Scarsdale Casimir Pulaski School
    Grades: PK-8 | 606 students
    0.7 miles
    150 Kings Cross
    Scarsdale, NY 10583
    (914)376-8575
    0.7 PK-8 606
  • Yonkers Family School 32
    Grades: PK-8 | 615 students
    1.1 miles
    1 Montclair Pl
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914)376-8595
    1.1 PK-8 615
  • Yonkers Kahlil Gibran School
    Grades: PK-8 | 549 students
    1.2 miles
    18 Rosedale Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914)376-8580
    1.2 PK-8 549
  • Tuckahoe Paideia School 15
    Grades: PK-8 | 599 students
    1.2 miles
    175 Westchester Ave
    Tuckahoe, NY 10707
    (914)376-8645
    1.2 PK-8 599

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