William B. Tecler Elementary School

210 Northern Blvd, Amsterdam, NY 12010 | (518) 843-4805
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 489
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Terry Dewey
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
  • Magnet School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 489
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 36.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 228 (46.6%)
  • Females: 257 (52.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 28 (5.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 187 (38.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 215 (44.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
William B. Tecler Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black347.0%
Asian10.2%
Hispanic12926.4%
White32165.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For William B. Tecler Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten357.2%
Kindergarten6914.1%
1st Grade7916.2%
2nd Grade7014.3%
3rd Grade8216.8%
4th Grade7314.9%
5th Grade8116.6%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 51-60%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
91.0%
District:
90.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
1.0%
District:
11.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
8.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
3.0%
District:
10.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
11.0%
District:
14.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for William B. Tecler Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 07, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Very helpful School in helping kids
    under 12 who have ADHD and helping
    children with Autism and Asperger.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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The overall school rating shows that William B. Tecler Elementary School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on NYSTP state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies

NYSTP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201032.9%46.1%54.7%
200963.4%66.8%75.8%
200846.0%48.9%70.1%
 
Math Test
201021.9%39.0%59.1%
200985.3%82.5%92.9%
200875.3%73.8%89.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201040.0%42.9%56.7%
200962.0%58.7%76.9%
200858.6%53.6%71.1%
 
Math Test
201038.2%43.0%63.8%
200971.4%72.6%87.2%
200858.6%66.2%83.8%
 
Science Test
201067.0%81.0%89.0%
200970.0%79.0%88.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201036.9%31.7%52.5%
200970.4%74.7%82.2%
200872.6%63.2%77.6%
 
Math Test
201038.9%44.6%64.6%
200954.5%70.1%88.1%
200864.0%64.0%83.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201080.0%74.0%86.0%
200972.0%77.0%86.0%
 
Source: NY Department of Education 2009-2010

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