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ABOUT New York SCHOOLS
New York schools boast a total statewide student population of 2,767,059 attending 4,351 schools in 783 public school districts and 2,004 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but New York public schools spend an average of $12,016 per student each year. That ranks New York schools number 2 nationally.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. New York public schools average a student teacher ratio of 13:1. New York private schools average 5:1. Also, high schools in New York average a student body population of 852, while New York middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 590 and 487 respectively.
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SCIENCE IN U.S. SCHOOLS
The 2009 National Assessment of Educational Progress has said that fewer than half of the nation is proficient in science and technology and even fewer are planning a future career of it. A director of the New York Hall of Science, who is also a board member that oversees the test, knows that if something doesn’t change, our technological future is in jeopardy.