School Details

School 39 Andrew J Townson

145 Midland Ave, Rochester, NY 14621
(585) 467-8816
1

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-6 576 students 14 students/teacher (NY avg is 13)

Test Scores by grade

1%
6%
31%
1%
6%
34%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Rochester City School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

3%
5%
30%
0%
6%
36%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Rochester City School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

0%
5%
30%
2%
6%
30%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Rochester City School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

2%
6%
30%
8%
5%
31%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Rochester City School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

School 39 Andrew J Townson is a public elementary school in Rochester. The principal of School 39 Andrew J Townson is MS. JACQUELYN COX, whose e-mail is jason.lewis@rcsdk12.org. 576 students attend School 39 Andrew J Townson and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 4% of the School 39 Andrew J Townson students have "limited English proficiency." 93% of the 576 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at School 39 Andrew J Townson is 14:1. School 45 Mary Mcleod Bethune is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • Martial arts self defense
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 9% 11%
Black, non-Hispanic 67% 65%
Hispanic 24% 22%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 2%
Asian 1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.3%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 93% 81%
Limited English proficiency 4% 9%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    This is where four of my five children went to school all now attend School of the Arts. They flourished here. The teachers care and the administration is great. Art and Music still have a place here.

  • (1 year ago)

    great school my child loves she is in kindergarten I love that it a uniform school

  • (8 years ago)

    Very good schole academics and sports program is excellent. I would recommend to go there. Music and art is the strongest points. Parents involved with kids and teachers. Afterschool acvivity is a top.

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Overall score

(based on 6 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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