Yorkville Community School

  • Yorkville Community School serves 513 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (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 60% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Yorkville Community 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 top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Yorkville Community School's student population of 513 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students513 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Yorkville Community 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Yorkville Community School is 0.67, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1596 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Yorkville Community School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
9%
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Hispanic
23%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Yorkville Community School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
16%
17%
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White
50%
43%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Yorkville Community School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.670.71
This chart display the diversity score of Yorkville Community School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Yorkville Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Yorkville Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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