Kent Elementary School

1091route 52,

Carmel, NY, 10512-0296

Tel: (845)225-5029
Grades: KG-4

520 students

Kent Elementary School serves 520 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Kent Elementary School operates within the Carmel Central School District.

Overview

The student population of 520 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 520 students
Kent Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Kent Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Kent Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 1.03. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 13:1
Kent Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
8%
Kent Elementary School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
15%
23%
Kent Elementary School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
2%
19%
Kent Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
76%
48%
Kent Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Kent Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Kent Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.40 1.03
Kent Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
11%
42%
Kent Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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.
3%
7%
Kent Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,483 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Carmel Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 4,483 1,201
Carmel Central   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $106 MM n/a
Carmel Central   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $101 MM n/a
Carmel Central   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $22,894 $0
Carmel Central   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $21,722 $0
Carmel Central   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Carmel High School (4.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is George Fischer Middle School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kent Primary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Carmel Kent Primary School
    1065route 52
    Carmel , NY , 10512
    (845)225-5025
    0  mi  |  468  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Carmel George Fischer Middle School
    281 Fair St
    Carmel , NY , 10512
    (845)228-2300
    3.9  mi  |  1394  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Patterson Matthew Paterson Elementary School
    100 South St
    Patterson , NY , 12563
    (845)878-3211
    4  mi  |  623  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Carmel Carmel High School
    30 Fair St
    Carmel , NY , 10512
    (845)225-8441
    4.4  mi  |  1478  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Brewster Brewster High School
    50 Foggintown Rd
    Brewster , NY , 10509
    (845)279-5051
    5.2  mi  |  1209  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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