PROFICIENCY 6% 87% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
28%Mount Vernon
48%New York

Edward Williams School is a school servicing grades PK to 6 and is located in the district of "MOUNT VERNON SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Mount Vernon, NY. There are a total of 425 students and 28 teachers at Edward Williams School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 316 free lunch students and 10 reduced lunch students.

Edward Williams School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 6.3%, which is 87% lower than the New York average.


Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch316
Reduced lunch10


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 Edward Williams 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

All<= 5%
3<= 10%
4<= 10%
5<= 10%
6<= 20%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

3<= 10%
4<= 10%
5<= 10%
6<= 20%
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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Edward Williams School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian 0.8% 5.1% 64.4% 51.1%
African American 83.7% 75.1% 13.3% 15.9%
Asian 0.8% 1.5% 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 13.9% 17.8% 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.3% 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.0% 2.0% 3.1%

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Mount Vernon demographics profile

StatisticMount VernonNew YorkNational
Population density (sq mi)15,55535991
Median age38.138.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)42%52%55%
Speak English76%70%79%
Speak Spanish13%15%13%

Education level achieved in Mount Vernon

IndexMount VernonNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade82.4%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school80.8%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college55.9%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.8%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors29.1%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters11.5%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.3%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.5%1.3%
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Source: The Edward Williams School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.