Cayuga Heights Elementary School

Public K-5

 1780 Como Park Blvd
       Depew, NY  14043-4535


(716) 686-5006

District: Depew Union Free School District

SchoolDigger Rank:
1902nd of 2,201 New York Elementary Schools

Per Pupil Expenditures:  $12,039 Help

Students who attend Cayuga Heights Elementary School usually attend:

Middle:    Depew Middle School
High:    Depew High School

Student/teacher ratio:  11.9
Number of students:  807

Immunizations:

Fully immunized:
99.6%
Measles:
99.6%
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Racial breakdown:

White:
83.1%
Hispanic:
5.7%
Two or more races:
5.5%
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Free/discounted lunch recipients:  48.3%

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Performance Trends
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Compare Details Cayuga Heights Elementary School ranks worse than 86.4% of elementary schools in New York. (See more...)
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Compare Details In 2021 the calculated Average Standard Score was 17.64. (See more...)
Student Body
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Compare Details Racial makeup is: White (83.1%), Hispanic (5.7%), two or more races (5.5%). (See more...)
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Compare Details 48.3% of students are receiving a free or discounted lunch. (See more...)
Teachers
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Compare Details The student/teacher ratio at Cayuga Heights Elementary School is 11.9. (See more...)
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Finance
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Compare Details The average total spent per student at Cayuga Heights Elementary School is $12,039.
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Schooldigger 2021 Rankings:

Cayuga Heights Elementary School:

SchoolDigger ranks Cayuga Heights Elementary School 1902nd of 2201 New York public elementary schools. (See Cayuga Heights Elementary School in the ranking list.)

Depew Union Free School District:

SchoolDigger ranks Depew Union Free School District 623rd of 720 New York school districts. (See district ranking list.)


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Rank History for Cayuga Heights Elementary School

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Elementary Schools NY State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2006 79.53 334th 2206 84.9%
2007 77.62 424th 2219 80.9%
2008 74.37 561st 2227 74.8%
2009 74.56 530th 2257 76.5%
2010 75.67 503rd 2263 77.8%
2011 68.75 733rd 2286 67.9%
2012 59.69 1045th 2320 55.0%
2013 46.83 1200th 2325 48.4%
2014 52.41 1109th 2345 52.7%
2015 64.64 784th 2352 66.7%
2016 57.72 960th 2366 59.4%
2017 47.56 1241st 2386 48.0%
2018 47.60 1261st 2395 47.3%
2019 35.62 1556th 2413 35.5%
2021 17.64 1902nd 2201 13.6%

Data source: test scores: NY State Education Department, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

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by a parent
Saturday, May 12, 2012

Open Quote Cayuga Heights ES sent my 5 year old home with a plastic bag with her underware in it, and a pile of feces as big as her fist, and there was a HOLE in the bag! In her
folder there is a note from the nurse that she had an accident at 12:30pm. She said she was on the playground and couldent get to the bathroom.
So that poo sat in the bag in her locker from 1230 to 3 pm. Than she got on the bus with it for a 30 minute ride. I can't imagine what her locker smells like right now but the book bag smells awfull. Along with the schools
library book. What human sends a pile of FECES home with a child? This is DISGUSTING, and COMPLEATLY UNACCEPTABLE!! Close Quote



Enrollment information for Cayuga Heights Elementary School

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
1989 1064 1 0 1 0 n/a n/a 0 1066
1990 1032 4 4 2 6 n/a n/a 0 1048
1991 1042 2 14 1 2 n/a n/a 0 1061
1992 1066 5 13 0 2 n/a n/a 0 1086
1993 1068 7 9 0 3 n/a n/a 0 1087
1994 1057 10 9 2 2 n/a n/a 0 1080
1995 1036 6 2 4 2 n/a n/a 0 1050
1996 1036 6 2 4 2 n/a n/a 0 1050
1997 1018 11 8 0 2 n/a n/a 0 1039
1998 1004 10 9 2 3 n/a n/a 0 1028
1999 997 7 9 2 3 n/a n/a 0 1018
2000 968 13 8 1 1 n/a n/a 0 991
2001 934 17 9 2 1 n/a n/a 0 963
2002 824 21 13 1 3 n/a n/a 0 862
2003 824 21 13 1 3 n/a n/a 0 862
2004 797 26 12 4 3 n/a n/a 0 842
2005 750 25 13 6 1 n/a n/a 0 795
2006 722 22 21 7 2 n/a n/a 0 774
2007 712 33 19 9 2 n/a n/a 0 775
2008 733 31 20 6 4 n/a n/a 0 794
2009 705 21 24 16 3 n/a n/a 4 773
2010 838 24 30 18 3 n/a n/a 8 921
2011 812 23 27 24 2 0 8 0 896
2012 773 19 28 28 1 0 16 0 865
2013 755 25 18 28 3 0 20 0 849
2014 709 21 18 36 2 0 19 0 805
2015 694 11 14 30 0 0 26 0 775
2016 699 14 13 38 2 0 31 0 797
2017 698 15 10 42 2 0 24 0 791
2018 721 19 10 49 2 0 29 0 830
2019 726 27 13 45 3 0 39 0 853
2020 705 29 14 46 7 0 41 0 842
2021 671 29 12 46 5 0 44 0 807

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Enrollment/Ethnicity
For more information about how the Department of Education defines ethnicity, see Defining Race and Ethnicity Data, National Center for Education Statistics

Students eligible for free or discounted lunch at Cayuga Heights Elementary School

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Year # Students Full-time Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1989 1066 58.9 18.0 n/a
1990 1048 58.9 17.7 n/a
1991 1061 61.9 17.1 n/a
1992 1086 58.9 18.4 n/a
1993 1087 60.2 18.1 n/a
1994 1080 61.7 17.5 22.2
1995 1050 61.2 17.2 20
1996 1050 61.2 17.2 20
1997 1039 63.2 16.4 20.5
1998 1028 60.7 16.9 21.3
1999 1018 63.7 16.0 22.6
2000 991 62.2 15.9 29.5
2001 963 66.0 14.6 31.5
2002 862 64.8 13.3 31.9
2003 862 64.8 13.3 31.9
2004 842 n/a n/a n/a
2005 795 65.3 12.2 33.7
2006 774 58.0 13.3 34.5
2007 775 58.8 13.2 38.5
2008 794 59.8 13.3 40.6
2009 773 59.8 12.9 41.5
2010 921 69.0 13.3 44.1
2011 896 75.0 11.9 46.9
2012 865 66.8 12.9 43.8
2013 849 66.7 12.7 47.5
2014 805 64.7 12.4 44.1
2015 775 58.0 13.3 46.3
2016 797 57.0 13.9 49.7
2017 791 59.8 13.2 52.2
2018 830 64.0 12.9 50.7
2019 853 64.0 13.3 49.4
2020 842 68.0 12.3 52.1
2021 807 67.7 11.9 48.3

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Students eligible for discounted/free lunch
For information about the National School Lunch Program, see the USDA Website

Student/Teacher Ratio Cayuga Heights Elementary School

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Year # Students Full-time Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1989 1066 58.9 18.0 n/a
1990 1048 58.9 17.7 n/a
1991 1061 61.9 17.1 n/a
1992 1086 58.9 18.4 n/a
1993 1087 60.2 18.1 n/a
1994 1080 61.7 17.5 22.2
1995 1050 61.2 17.2 20
1996 1050 61.2 17.2 20
1997 1039 63.2 16.4 20.5
1998 1028 60.7 16.9 21.3
1999 1018 63.7 16.0 22.6
2000 991 62.2 15.9 29.5
2001 963 66.0 14.6 31.5
2002 862 64.8 13.3 31.9
2003 862 64.8 13.3 31.9
2004 842 n/a n/a n/a
2005 795 65.3 12.2 33.7
2006 774 58.0 13.3 34.5
2007 775 58.8 13.2 38.5
2008 794 59.8 13.3 40.6
2009 773 59.8 12.9 41.5
2010 921 69.0 13.3 44.1
2011 896 75.0 11.9 46.9
2012 865 66.8 12.9 43.8
2013 849 66.7 12.7 47.5
2014 805 64.7 12.4 44.1
2015 775 58.0 13.3 46.3
2016 797 57.0 13.9 49.7
2017 791 59.8 13.2 52.2
2018 830 64.0 12.9 50.7
2019 853 64.0 13.3 49.4
2020 842 68.0 12.3 52.1
2021 807 67.7 11.9 48.3

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Student-Teacher Ratio
Student/teacher ratio is calculated by dividing the total number of students by the total number of full-time equivalent teachers. Please note that a smaller student/teacher ratio does not necessarily translate to smaller class size. In some instances, schools hire teachers part time, and some teachers are hired for specialized instruction with very small class sizes. These and other factors contribute to the student/teacher ratio. Note: For private schools, Student/teacher ratio may not include Pre-Kindergarten.

Immunization Rates

Cayuga Heights Elementary School

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YearCompletely ImmunizedReligious ExemptionMedical ExemptionPolioMeaslesMumpsRubellaDiphtheriaHepatitis BVaricella
201399.1%0.9%0.0%99.1%99.1%99.1%99.1%99.1%99.1%99.1%
201499.4%0.5%0.0%99.5%99.4%99.4%99.4%99.5%99.5%99.5%
201599.2%0.4%0.0%99.6%99.2%99.2%99.2%99.5%99.5%99.4%
201699.3%0.4%0.0%99.6%99.6%99.6%99.6%99.5%99.4%99.6%
201799.0%0.5%0.0%99.0%99.0%99.0%99.0%99.0%99.0%99.0%
201899.5%0.5%0.0%99.5%99.5%99.5%99.5%99.5%99.5%99.5%
201999.3%0.0%0.0%99.3%99.5%99.5%99.5%99.4%99.8%99.6%
202099.6%0.0%99.6%99.6%99.6%99.6%99.6%99.6%99.6%

Data source: New York State Department of Health
Finances

Per Pupil Expenditures for Cayuga Heights Elementary School

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YearExpenditures from Federal FundsExpenditures from State and Local FundsTotal Expenditures Per Pupil (All Funds)
2019 $836 (7.4%) $10,430 (92.6%) $11,266
2020 $1,071 (9.7%) $9,987 (90.3%) $11,058
2021 $1,043 (8.7%) $10,996 (91.3%) $12,039

Data source: New York Department of Education
Pre and Post Pandemic Data

Impact of COVID-19 on Cayuga Heights Elementary School

The coronavirus has had a profound impact on education in America. Learning shifted online overnight, attendance numbers dwindled, and enrollment decreased. SchoolDigger.com is making it easier for you to better assess how COVID-19 has impacted your school. Through the collection of pre-pandemic (2019) and current data, SchoolDigger.com is sharing test scores, enrollment numbers and school demographics from schools across the country – and we make it easy to see how impacted schools compare locally and statewide.

Rankings

Rank
Pre-pandemic (2018-2019)
Rank
Pandemic (2020-2021)
Change (%)
Ranks 1556th of 2413 Elementary schoolsRanks 1902nd of 2201 Elementary schools
 21.9%

Test Scores

% proficient
Pre-pandemic (2018-2019)
% proficient
Pandemic (2020-2021)
Change (%)
3rd Grade English Language Arts (Cayuga Heights Elementary School)3538.9
 3.9%
   3rd Grade English Language Arts (Depew Union Free School District)3539.5
 4.5%
   3rd Grade English Language Arts (New York)5260.4
 8.4%
3rd Grade Math (Cayuga Heights Elementary School)4221.8
 20.2%
   3rd Grade Math (Depew Union Free School District)4221.6
 20.4%
   3rd Grade Math (New York)5452.9
 1.1%
4th Grade English Language Arts (Cayuga Heights Elementary School)4031.2
 8.8%
   4th Grade English Language Arts (Depew Union Free School District)4030.4
 9.6%
   4th Grade English Language Arts (New York)4861.8
 13.8%
4th Grade Math (Cayuga Heights Elementary School)4922.7
 26.3%
   4th Grade Math (Depew Union Free School District)4822.1
 25.9%
   4th Grade Math (New York)5047.3
 2.7%
5th Grade English Language Arts (Cayuga Heights Elementary School)3621.1
 15%
   5th Grade English Language Arts (Depew Union Free School District)3520.6
 14.4%
   5th Grade English Language Arts (New York)3847.1
 9.1%
5th Grade Math (Cayuga Heights Elementary School)4418.3
 25.7%
   5th Grade Math (Depew Union Free School District)4417.9
 26.1%
   5th Grade Math (New York)4642.2
 3.8%

Student Body

Number of students
Pre-pandemic (2018-2019)
Number of students
Pandemic (2020-2021)
Change (%)
Total Students853807
 5.4%
African American2729
 7.4%
American Indian35
 66.7%
Asian1312
 7.7%
Hispanic4546
 2.2%
Pacific Islander00
Two or More Races3944
 12.8%
% Free/Discounted Lunch Recipients49.4%48.3%
 1%




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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau, the WNYC and the New York State Department of Health and the NY State Education Department. School Attendance Areas provided by ATTOM.

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