Sharon Springs Central School

  • Sharon Springs Central School serves 261 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Sharon Springs Central School's student population of 261 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students261 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sharon Springs Central School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sharon Springs Central School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#2931 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
93%
44%
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Diversity Score0.130.39
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Graduation Rate≥80%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSHARON SPRINGS CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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