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 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% 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 increased from 12:1 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 13:1 14:1
Rhame Avenue Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
9%
Rhame Avenue Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
25%
25%
Rhame Avenue Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
1%
18%
Rhame Avenue Elementary School Black Students (1991-2013)
White
69%
46%
Rhame Avenue Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Rhame Avenue Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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
Rhame Avenue Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
n/a
42%
Rhame Avenue Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
n/a
5%
Rhame Avenue Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

East Rockaway Union Free School District's student population of 1,228 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $25,587 is higher than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $23,907 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name East Rockaway Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,228 926
East Rockaway Union Free   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $29 MM
East Rockaway Union Free   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $30 MM $30 MM
East Rockaway Union Free   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $25,587 $23,859
East Rockaway Union Free   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $23,907 $24,841
East Rockaway Union Free   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 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
    Grades: 7-12 | 561 students
    0.6 miles
    443 Ocean Ave
    East RockawayNY 11518
    (516)887-8300
    0.67-12561
  • East RockawayWaverly Park School
    Grades: 1-5 | 217 students
    0.6 miles
    320 Waverly Ave
    East RockawayNY 11518
    (516)887-6589
    0.61-5217
  • LynbrookMarion Street School
    Grades: 1-5 | 429 students
    0.7 miles
    100 Marion St
    LynbrookNY 11563
    (516)887-0295
    0.71-5429
  • East RockawayCentre Avenue Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 354 students
    0.8 miles
    55 Centre Ave
    East RockawayNY 11518
    (516)887-8300
    0.8KG-6354
  • Lynbrook Lynbrook South Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 401 students
    0.9 miles
    333 Union Ave
    LynbrookNY 11563
    (516)887-0267
    0.96-8401

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