Powells Lane School

603 Powells Ln

Westbury, NY 11590-1345

Tel: (516)876-5125
Grades 3-5
536 students
Powells Lane School serves 536 students in grades 3 - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Powells Lane School operates within the Westbury Union Free School District.

School Overview

The student population of 536 students has grown by 25% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 536 students
Powells Lane School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Powells Lane School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Powells Lane School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Powells Lane School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 13:1 14:1
Powells Lane School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
68%
25%
Powells Lane School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
31%
18%
Powells Lane School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
1%
46%
Powells Lane School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Powells Lane School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.45 0.36
Powells Lane School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
46%
42%
Powells Lane School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
2%
5%
Powells Lane School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,686 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $24,498 is higher than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $24,979 is higher than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Westbury Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 4,686 926
Westbury Union Free   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $106 MM $29 MM
Westbury Union Free   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $108 MM $30 MM
Westbury Union Free   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $24,498 $23,859
Westbury Union Free   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $24,979 $24,841
Westbury Union Free   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Westbury High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Westbury Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Park Avenue School (0.6 miles away)
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  • Westbury Westbury Middle School
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    WestburyNY 11590
    (516)876-5082
    0.56-81014
  • WestburyPark Avenue School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 1-2 | 893 students955 Park Ave
    WestburyNY 11590
    (516)876-5109
    0.61-2893
  • Old WestburyWestbury High School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1286 students1 Post Rd
    Old WestburyNY 11568
    (516)876-5047
    0.69-121286
  • WestburyDrexel Avenue School
    1 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 527 students161 Drexel Ave
    WestburyNY 11590
    (516)876-5030
    13-5527
  • WestburyDryden Street School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-1 | 430 students545 Dryden St
    WestburyNY 11590
    (516)876-5039
    1PK-1430

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