PROFICIENCY 27% 44% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
48%North Tonawanda
48%New York

Drake School is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "NORTH TONAWANDA CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT" in North Tonawanda, NY. There are a total of 333 students and 22 teachers at Drake School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 108 free lunch students and 28 reduced lunch students.

Drake School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 27.0%, which is 44% lower than the New York average.


Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch108
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 Drake 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

5< 50%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

4<= 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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Drake School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian 93.4% 91.9% 64.4% 51.1%
African American 1.1% 1.5% 13.3% 15.9%
Asian 2.0% 1.1% 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.0% 2.8% 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.4% 1.7% 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.8% 2.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

North Tonawanda High School96%1.6North Tonawanda, NY
Meadow School37%1.7North Tonawanda, NY
North Tonawanda Middle School30%1.8North Tonawanda, NY
Errick Road Elementary School62%2.1North Tonawanda, NY
Ohio Elementary School45%2.2North Tonawanda, NY
Spruce School37%3.2North Tonawanda, NY
Geraldine J Mann School32%3.4Niagara Falls, NY
Tonawanda Middle/high School61%3.8Tonawanda city, NY
Fletcher Elementary School42%3.8Tonawanda city, NY
Seventy Ninth Street School20%4.1Niagara Falls, NY
Lasalle Preparatory School18%4.1Niagara Falls, NY
Mullen Elementary School45%4.4Tonawanda city, NY

North Tonawanda demographics profile

StatisticNorth TonawandaNew YorkNational
Population density (sq mi)3,06335991
Median age43.038.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%52%55%
Speak English95%70%79%
Speak Spanish1%15%13%

Education level achieved in North Tonawanda

IndexNorth TonawandaNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade89.1%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school88.4%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college58.9%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree38.2%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors25.0%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters9.7%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.4%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.5%1.3%
Source: The Drake School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.