Chester Elementary School

2 Herbert Dr, Chester, NY 10918 | (845) 469-2178
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 469
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Cindy Walsh
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 469
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 244 (52.0%)
  • Females: 225 (48.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 44 (9.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 72 (15.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 116 (24.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Chester Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black6614.1%
Asian245.1%
Hispanic9620.5%
White28360.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Chester Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7616.2%
1st Grade7014.9%
2nd Grade7315.6%
3rd Grade7315.6%
4th Grade9219.6%
5th Grade8518.1%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 21-30%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
95.0%
District:
95.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
2.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
8.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
8.0%
District:
10.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
6.0%
District:
6.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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