Woodlawn Elementary School

3311 Wells Ave
Schenectady, NY 12304
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Woodlawn Elementary School serves 397 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Woodlawn 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 35-39% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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

School Overview

Woodlawn Elementary School's student population of 397 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students397 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Woodlawn 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 Woodlawn Elementary School is 0.79, 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
#2922 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
16%
9%
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Hispanic
24%
27%
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Black
18%
17%
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White
29%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.790.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchenectady City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Woodlawn Elementary School is Mohonasen Senior High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Central Park Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pinewood Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Schenectady Pinewood Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 635 students
    0.7 miles
    901 Kings Rd
    Schenectady, NY 12303
    (518) 356-8430
    0.7 3-5 635
  • Schenectady Paige Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 514 students
    1.1 miles
    104 Elliott Ave
    Schenectady, NY 12304
    (518) 370-8300
    1.1 PK-5 514
  • Schenectady Herman L Bradt Elementary School
    Grades: K-2 | 663 students
    1.6 miles
    2719 Hamburg St
    Schenectady, NY 12303
    (518) 356-8400
    1.6 K-2 663
  • Schenectady Lincoln Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 345 students
    1.9 miles
    2 Robinson St
    Schenectady, NY 12304
    (518) 370-8355
    1.9 PK-5 345
  • Schenectady William C Keane Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 352 students
    2.1 miles
    1252 Albany Ave
    Schenectady, NY 12304
    (518) 881-3960
    2.1 PK-5 352

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