Webster Elementary School

500 Wadsworth St
Syracuse, NY 13208
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Webster Elementary School serves 656 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Webster Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (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 26% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Webster Elementary School's student population of 656 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students656 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Webster Elementary School 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 Webster Elementary School is 0.77, which is more 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
#3718 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
13%
9%
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Hispanic
11%
27%
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Black
33%
17%
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White
30%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.770.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Webster Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSyracuse City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Webster Elementary School is Lincoln Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Grant Middle School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Syracuse Grant Middle School Math: 11% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 676 students
    0.5 miles
    2400 Grant Blvd
    Syracuse, NY 13208
    (315) 435-4433
    0.5 6-8 676
  • Syracuse Lemoyne Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 473 students
    0.7 miles
    1528 Lemoyne Ave
    Syracuse, NY 13208
    (315) 435-4590
    0.7 PK-6 473
  • Syracuse Lyncourt School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 414 students
    0.7 miles
    2707-2709 Court St
    Syracuse, NY 13208
    (315) 455-7571
    0.7 PK-8 414
  • Syracuse Salem Hyde Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 556 students
    0.7 miles
    450 Durston Ave
    Syracuse, NY 13203
    (315) 435-4570
    0.7 PK-6 556
  • Syracuse Franklin Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 723 students
    0.9 miles
    428 S Alvord St
    Syracuse, NY 13208
    (315) 435-4550
    0.9 PK-5 723

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