School 5

  • School 5 serves 615 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (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 32% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • School 5's student population of 615 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students615 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#3401 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
60%
26%
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Black
14%
17%
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White
21%
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 5.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.580.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
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 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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