Columbus School

12 South Perry St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 | (845) 451-4630
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 250
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 12 S Perry St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
  • Principal or Admin: Nadine Straughn
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 250
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 24.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 125 (50.0%)
  • Females: 125 (50.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: - (-)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 240 (96.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 240 (96.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Columbus School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black13453.6%
Asian72.8%
Hispanic7831.2%
White3112.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Columbus School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten4317.2%
1st Grade4718.8%
2nd Grade4016.0%
3rd Grade3915.6%
4th Grade3514.0%
5th Grade4618.4%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
92.0%
District:
91.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
8.0%
District:
18.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
8.0%
District:
5.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
12.0%
District:
18.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
18.0%
District:
14.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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