Thomas Cornell Academy

Thomas Cornell Academy serves 380 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Thomas Cornell Academy 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower 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 20-24% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Thomas Cornell Academy's student population of 380 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students380 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Thomas Cornell Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Thomas Cornell Academy is 0.45, 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
#3968 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
72%
27%
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Black
19%
17%
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White
4%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.450.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYonkers City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Thomas Cornell Academy is Yonkers High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Cedar Place Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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