Rhame Avenue Elementary School

Rhame Avenue Elementary School serves 310 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Rhame Avenue Elementary School operates within the East Rockaway Union Free School District.

School Overview

The student population of 310 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 310 students
Rhame Avenue Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Rhame Avenue Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Rhame Avenue Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Rhame Avenue Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 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
Rhame Avenue Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.45 0.36
Rhame Avenue Elementary 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.
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42%
Rhame Avenue Elementary 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.
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5%
Rhame Avenue Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,225 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $25,587 is higher than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $23,907 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name East Rockaway Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,225 926
East Rockaway Union Free   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $29 MM
East Rockaway Union Free   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $30 MM $30 MM
East Rockaway Union Free   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $25,587 $23,859
East Rockaway Union Free   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $23,907 $24,841
East Rockaway 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 East Rockaway Junior-senior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lynbrook South Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waverly Park School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • East RockawayEast Rockaway Junior-senior High School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 561 students443 Ocean Ave
    East RockawayNY 11518
    (516)887-8300
    0.67-12561
  • East RockawayWaverly Park School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 1-5 | 217 students320 Waverly Ave
    East RockawayNY 11518
    (516)887-6589
    0.61-5217
  • LynbrookMarion Street School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 1-5 | 429 students100 Marion St
    LynbrookNY 11563
    (516)887-0295
    0.71-5429
  • East RockawayCentre Avenue Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 354 students55 Centre Ave
    East RockawayNY 11518
    (516)887-8300
    0.8KG-6354
  • Lynbrook Lynbrook South Middle School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 401 students333 Union Ave
    LynbrookNY 11563
    (516)887-0267
    0.96-8401

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