Turnpike Elementary School

55 New Turnpike Rd
Troy, NY 12182
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Turnpike Elementary School serves 511 students in grades Prekindergarten-2. 
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is lower than the New York state average of 69%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is lower than the New York state average of 60%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 511 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • : 55% (Top 1% in NY)
  • : 51% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Turnpike Elementary School's student population of 511 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
511 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Turnpike Elementary School is 0.56, 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)
(11-12)
55%
69%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Turnpike Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
(11-12)
51%
60%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Turnpike 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Turnpike Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Turnpike Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
13%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Turnpike Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
13%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Turnpike Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
63%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Turnpike Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Turnpike Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Turnpike Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.56
This chart displays the diversity score of Turnpike 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
46%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Turnpike Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Turnpike Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 69% NY state average), while 51% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 60% NY state average).
How many students attend Turnpike Elementary School?
511 students attend Turnpike Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
63% of Turnpike Elementary School students are White, 13% of students are Black, 13% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Turnpike Elementary School?
Turnpike Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Turnpike Elementary School offer ?
Turnpike Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-2 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Turnpike Elementary School part of?
Turnpike Elementary School is part of Lansingburgh Central School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 511 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • : 55% (Top 1%)
  • : 51% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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