Yates Elementary School

  • Yates Elementary School serves 414 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Yates Elementary School's student population of 414 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students414 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Yates Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Yates Elementary School is 0.74, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#3850 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
32%
26%
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Black
34%
17%
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White
14%
44%
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Two or more races
15%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Yates Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.740.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School District NameSCHENECTADY CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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