Van Duyn Elementary School

  • Van Duyn Elementary School serves 381 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Van Duyn Elementary School operates within the Syracuse City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 381 students has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 381 students
Van Duyn Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Van Duyn Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Van Duyn Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Van Duyn Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Van Duyn Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
2%
1%
Van Duyn Elementary School American Indian Students (2011-2015)
Asian
n/a
9%
Van Duyn Elementary School Asian Students (2004-2014)
Hispanic
5%
25%
Van Duyn Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
71%
18%
Van Duyn Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
14%
45%
Van Duyn Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Van Duyn Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
8%
2%
Van Duyn Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Van Duyn Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.47 0.37
Van Duyn Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
72%
45%
Van Duyn Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
6%
Van Duyn Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Syracuse City School District's student population of 20,463 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $21,231 in this district is less than the state average of $32,940. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,115 is less than the state average of $31,547. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Syracuse City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
2
Number of Students Managed 20,463 935
Syracuse City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $450 MM $31 MM
Syracuse City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $427 MM $30 MM
Syracuse City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $21,231 $32,940
Syracuse City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $20,115 $31,547
Syracuse City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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