Strawtown Elementary School

413 Strawtown Rd
West Nyack, NY 10994
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Strawtown Elementary School serves 299 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher 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 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Strawtown Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Strawtown Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Strawtown Elementary School's student population of 299 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students299 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Strawtown Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Strawtown Elementary School is 0.43, 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
#944 out of 4239 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
11%
9%
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Hispanic
11%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
74%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.430.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClarkstown Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Strawtown Elementary School is Rockland Boces (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Felix Festa Character Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Felix Festa Achievement Middle School (0.5 miles away)
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