PROFICIENCY 35% 28% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
48%New York

W F Prior Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "ONEIDA CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Oneida, NY. There are a total of 302 students and 19 teachers at W F Prior Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 166 free lunch students and 15 reduced lunch students.

W F Prior Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 34.5%, which is 28% lower than the New York average.


Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch166
Reduced lunch15


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 W F Prior 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

3< 50%
4>= 50%
5< 50%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

3< 50%
5< 50%
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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W F Prior Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian 85.5% 91.6% 64.4% 51.1%
African American 1.2% 1.3% 13.3% 15.9%
Asian 1.2% 1.2% 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 3.1% 1.4% 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 4.0% 2.3% 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.9% 2.1% 2.0% 3.1%

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Oneida demographics profile

StatisticOneidaNew YorkNational
Population density (sq mi)50735991
Median age41.338.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%52%55%
Speak English95%70%79%
Speak Spanish2%15%13%

Education level achieved in Oneida

IndexOneidaNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade84.5%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school82.6%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college55.6%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.0%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.8%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters8.9%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.5%1.3%
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Source: The W F Prior Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.