Scholastic Academy for Academic Excellence

77 Park Hill Ave, Yonkers, NY 10701 | (914) 376-8420
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 599
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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: Taren Washington
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Magnet School
School District Details
  • Yonkers City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $19,535
  • Graduation Rate: 66.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.1
  • Enrolled Students: 24,956

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 599
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 37.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 303 (50.6%)
  • Females: 296 (49.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 28 (4.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 484 (80.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 512 (85.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Scholastic Academy for Academic Excellence Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black15425.7%
Asian101.7%
Hispanic40267.1%
White335.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Scholastic Academy for Academic Excellence
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten569.3%
Kindergarten7212.0%
1st Grade7412.4%
2nd Grade6510.9%
3rd Grade6210.4%
4th Grade559.2%
5th Grade6110.2%
6th Grade579.5%
7th Grade528.7%
8th Grade457.5%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
92.0%
District:
93.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
3.0%
District:
2.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
32.0%
District:
61.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
13.0%
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 Scholastic Academy for Academic Excellence

  • Reviewed by Former Student on February 22, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I have been a student of this school from first to sixth grade. This is the place where I had the greatest teachers. A few of them are still around. The teachers made it so comfortable for me to be there. I made some good friends and I remember the principals too! My early childhood experiences were so memorable due to coming to this school. This school will always hold a special place in my heart.

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