West Nyack Elementary School

661 W Nyack Rd
West Nyack, NY 10994
(School attendance zone shown in map)
West Nyack Elementary School serves 313 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher 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 45-49% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
West Nyack Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

West Nyack Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

West Nyack Elementary School's student population of 313 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students313 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

West Nyack Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 West Nyack Elementary School is 0.57, 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
#2039 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
9%
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Hispanic
23%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
61%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.570.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClarkstown Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West Nyack Elementary School is Clarkstown South Senior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Birchwood School (0.9 miles away)
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