School 5

Tel: (914)376-8320
  • School 5 serves 653 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • School 5 operates within the Yonkers City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 653 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 653 students
School 5 Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % School 5 Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
School 5 Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade School 5 Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 15:1
School 5 Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
School 5 American Indian Students (2011-2012)
Asian
5%
9%
School 5 Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
59%
25%
School 5 Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
14%
18%
School 5 Black Students (1991-2015)
White
22%
45%
School 5 White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
School 5 Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
School 5 Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.59 0.37
School 5 Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
School 5 Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
School 5 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

  • Yonkers City School District's student population of 26,429 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $19,829 in this district is less than the state average of $31,635. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,874 is less than the state average of $30,416. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Yonkers City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
39
2
Number of Students Managed 26,429 935
Yonkers City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $506 MM $30 MM
Yonkers City School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $533 MM $28 MM
Yonkers City School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $19,829 $31,635
Yonkers City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $20,874 $30,416
Yonkers City School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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