North Elementary School

North Elementary School serves 501 students in grades KG - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
North Elementary School operates within the Watertown City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 501 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 501 students
North Elementary School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % North Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
North Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade North Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
North Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2014)
Asian
2%
9%
North Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
9%
25%
North Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
9%
18%
North Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
72%
46%
North Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
8%
1%
North Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.46 0.36
North Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
48%
42%
North Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
5%
North Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Watertown City School District's student population of 3,969 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,088 in this district is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,266 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Watertown City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed 3,969 926
Watertown City   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $59 MM $29 MM
Watertown City   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $64 MM $30 MM
Watertown City   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,088 $23,859
Watertown City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,266 $24,841
Watertown City   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Watertown Senior High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Case Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Starbuck Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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    1.9 miles
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    WatertownNY 13601
    (315)785-3870
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