Temple Hill School serves 978 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Temple Hill 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the New York state average of 55%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is lower than the New York state average of 62%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).
- Grades: Kindergarten-8
- Enrollment: 978 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
- Minority Enrollment: 89%
- Overall Testing Rank: Bottom 50% in NY
- Math Proficiency: 38% (Btm 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 52% (Btm 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education
Temple Hill School's student population of 978 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
(offers virtual instruction)
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Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Temple Hill School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,093 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Temple Hill School is 0.57, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#2793 out of 4093 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Temple Hill School's ranking?
Temple Hill School is ranked #2793 out of 4,093 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
38% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 55% NY state average), while 52% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 62% NY state average).
How many students attend Temple Hill School?
978 students attend Temple Hill School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
62% of Temple Hill School students are Hispanic, 20% of students are Black, 11% of students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Temple Hill School?
Temple Hill School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Temple Hill School offer ?
Temple Hill School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Temple Hill School part of?
Temple Hill School is part of Newburgh City School District.
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