Sophie Finn School (Closed 2014)

  • Sophie Finn School served 254 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 25-29% (which was lower than the New York state average of 39%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 20-24% (which was lower than the New York state average of 39%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Sophie Finn School 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 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 58% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the New York state average of 57%.

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School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students254 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank (12-13)#3025 out of 4375 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
23%
27%
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Black
26%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sophie Finn School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
42%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sophie Finn School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sophie Finn School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.700.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sophie Finn School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKingston City School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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