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 14:1.
  • 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students653 students
School 5 Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %School 5 Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
School 5 Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeSchool 5 Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio22:114:1
School 5 Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
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)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
School 5 Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsSchool 5 All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.590.70
School 5 Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
68%
45%
School 5 Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
8%
6%
School 5 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Yonkers City School District's student population of 26,429 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $20,388 in this district is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $21,075 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameYonkers City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
39
2
Number of Students Managed26,429935
Yonkers City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$521 MM$29 MM
Yonkers City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$538 MM$30 MM
Yonkers City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$20,388$23,859
Yonkers City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$21,075$24,841
Yonkers City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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