PROFICIENCY 20% 60% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
26%NIAGARA FALLS CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
27%Niagara Falls
48%New York

Seventy Ninth Street 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 431 students and 24 teachers at Seventy Ninth Street School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 264 free lunch students and 40 reduced lunch students.

Seventy Ninth Street School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 19.5%, which is 60% lower than the New York average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students431
Teachers24
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch264
Reduced lunch40

 

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 Seventy Ninth Street 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

GradeProficiency
All20-24%
320-29%
420-29%
521-39%
6<= 20%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All15-19%
3<= 10%
430-39%
511-19%
6<= 10%
7n/a
8n/a
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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Seventy Ninth Street School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian 75.6% 47.8% 64.4% 51.1%
African American 14.8% 34.9% 13.3% 15.9%
Asian 0.4% 1.7% 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.5% 4.3% 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.5% 4.1% 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 6.2% 7.1% 2.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Lasalle Preparatory School18%0.7Niagara Falls, NY
Cataract Elementary School13%0.8Niagara Falls, NY
Geraldine J Mann School32%1.2Niagara Falls, NY
Niagara Falls High School96%2.4Niagara Falls, NY
Gaskill Preparatory School16%2.8Niagara Falls, NY
Niagara Street School13%2.9Niagara Falls, NY
Hyde Park School16%3.1Niagara Falls, NY
Niagara Charter School32%3.2Niagara Falls, NY
Colonial Village Elementary School35%3.7Niagara Falls, NY
Henry J Kalfas Magnet School12%4.0Niagara Falls, NY
Drake School27%4.1North Tonawanda, NY
Harry F Abate Elementary School27%4.1Niagara Falls, NY

Niagara Falls demographics profile

StatisticNiagara FallsNew YorkNational
Population49,18019,697,457318,558,162
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 Seventy Ninth Street School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.