School 5

School 5 serves 618 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
School 5 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School 5's student population of 618 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students618 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

School 5 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of School 5 is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#3826 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
62%
27%
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Black
14%
17%
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White
18%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.570.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYonkers City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to School 5 is Saunders Trades & Technical High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cross Hill Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Paideia School 24 (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yonkers Paideia School 24 Magnet School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 480 students
    0.3 miles
    50 Colin St
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 376-8640
    0.3 PK-6 480
  • Yonkers Saunders Trades & Technical High School Magnet School
    Math: 89% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,126 student
    0.4 miles
    183 Palmer Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 376-8150
    0.4 9-12 1,126
  • Yonkers Gorton High School Magnet School
    Math: 85% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,008 student
    0.9 miles
    100 Shonnard Pl
    Yonkers, NY 10703
    (914) 376-8350
    0.9 9-12 1,008
  • Yonkers School 17 Magnet School
    Math: 20% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 449 students
    0.9 miles
    745 Midland Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10704
    (914) 376-8345
    0.9 PK-6 449
  • Yonkers School 9 Magnet School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 359 students
    1.0 miles
    53 Fairview St
    Yonkers, NY 10703
    (914) 376-8325
    1 PK-6 359

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