Strawtown Elementary School

413 Strawtown Rd
West Nyack, NY 10994
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 315 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Strawtown Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 55%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 62%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 315 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • : Top 10% in NY
  • : 85-89% (Top 20%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Strawtown Elementary School's student population of 315 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 45% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
315 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Strawtown Elementary School ranks within the top 10% of all 4,093 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Strawtown Elementary School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#367 out of 4093 schools
(Top 10%)
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85-89%
55%
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85-89%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Strawtown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
15%
10%
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Hispanic
21%
29%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
60%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.58
This chart display the diversity score of Strawtown Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Strawtown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Strawtown Elementary School's ranking?
Strawtown Elementary School is ranked #367 out of 4,093 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Strawtown Elementary School often compared to?
Strawtown Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like West Nyack Elementary School, Upper Nyack School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
85-89% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 55% NY state average), while 85-89% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 62% NY state average).
How many students attend Strawtown Elementary School?
315 students attend Strawtown Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
60% of Strawtown Elementary School students are White, 21% of students are Hispanic, 15% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Strawtown Elementary School?
Strawtown Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Strawtown Elementary School offer ?
Strawtown Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Strawtown Elementary School part of?
Strawtown Elementary School is part of Clarkstown Central School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 315 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 85-89% (Top 20%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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