PROFICIENCY 27% 45% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
27%Niagara Falls
48%New York

Harry F Abate Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 6 and is located in the district of "NIAGARA FALLS CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Niagara Falls, NY. There are a total of 617 students and 39 teachers at Harry F Abate Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 504 free lunch students and 28 reduced lunch students.

Harry F Abate Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 26.5%, which is 45% lower than the New York average.


Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch504
Reduced lunch28


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Harry F Abate Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Harry F Abate Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian 31.3% 47.8% 64.4% 51.1%
African American 41.9% 34.9% 13.3% 15.9%
Asian 1.0% 1.7% 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 4.6% 4.3% 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 4.1% 4.1% 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 17.0% 7.1% 2.0% 3.1%

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Niagara Charter School32%5.8Niagara Falls, NY

Niagara Falls demographics profile

StatisticNiagara FallsNew YorkNational
Population density (sq mi)3,49135991
Median age39.038.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%52%55%
Speak English95%70%79%
Speak Spanish1%15%13%

Education level achieved in Niagara Falls

IndexNiagara FallsNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade79.4%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school78.2%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college47.2%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.7%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.0%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters7.1%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.1%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.5%1.3%
Source: The Harry F Abate Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.