Parsons Memorial School

200 Halstead Ave, Harrison, NY 10528 | (914) 630-3222
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 464
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Robert Torp
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 464
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 47.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 9.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 235 (50.6%)
  • Females: 228 (49.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 15 (3.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 47 (10.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 62 (13.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Parsons Memorial School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.9%
Black51.1%
Asian10923.5%
Hispanic7315.7%
White27258.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Parsons Memorial School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten8017.2%
1st Grade8217.7%
2nd Grade7716.6%
3rd Grade8317.9%
4th Grade7015.1%
5th Grade6714.4%
Ungraded51.1%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 11-20%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
96.0%
District:
94.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
4.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
48.0%
District:
53.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
11.0%
District:
13.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for Parsons Memorial School

  • Reviewed by Student on November 13, 2006
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is a dream come true! The staff is execellent the pricipal is nice. I love everyone in that building like my former teachers and of course my friends. What a great school this is!

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Parsons Memorial School performed on average better than many 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
201065.3%71.4%54.7%
200982.8%89.3%75.8%
200876.9%88.0%70.1%
 
Math Test
201077.0%78.0%59.1%
2009100.0%97.2%92.9%
200898.5%97.7%89.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201064.6%69.2%56.7%
200976.2%87.3%76.9%
200881.8%85.2%71.1%
 
Math Test
201073.4%80.2%63.8%
200997.0%97.3%87.2%
200896.2%96.3%83.8%
 
Science Test
201097.0%95.0%89.0%
200996.0%97.0%88.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201058.0%70.6%52.5%
200991.7%94.1%82.2%
200890.0%92.9%77.6%
 
Math Test
201075.8%87.0%64.6%
200993.2%97.0%88.1%
200892.0%95.8%83.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201095.0%97.0%86.0%
200995.0%96.0%86.0%
 
Source: NY Department of Education 2009-2010

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