Yonkers Montessori Academy

  • Yonkers Montessori Academy serves 1,419 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher 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 53% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Yonkers Montessori Academy's student population of 1,419 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 95 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students1,419 students
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Total Classroom Teachers95 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Yonkers Montessori Academy's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Yonkers Montessori Academy is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. 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#1979 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
44%
26%
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Black
13%
17%
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White
39%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.640.39
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Graduation Rate90-94%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYonkers City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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  • Yonkers School 21
    Grades: PK-6 | 457 students
    0.9 miles
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  • Mount Vernon Hamilton School
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