Black River School

Grades: KG-4

455 students

Black River School serves 455 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Black River School operates within the Carthage Central School District.

Overview

The student population of 455 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 455 students
Black River School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Black River School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Black River School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 13:1
Black River School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
8%
Black River School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
12%
24%
Black River School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
9%
19%
Black River School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
69%
47%
Black River School White Students (1989-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Black River School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
7%
1%
Black River School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Black River 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.
0.50 0.36
Black River School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
38%
41%
Black River 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.
15%
7%
Black River School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,453 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,951 is less than the state average of $21,692. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,846 is less than the state average of $21,514. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Carthage Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 3,453 1,015
Carthage Central   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $52 MM $29 MM
Carthage Central   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $51 MM $29 MM
Carthage Central   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,951 $21,692
Carthage Central   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,846 $21,514
Carthage Central   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Watertown Senior High School (7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Case Middle School (6.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calcium Primary School (3.2 miles away)
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    8442 South Main St
    Evans MillsNY 13637
    (315)629-4331
    5 mi | Gr. PK-3 | 493 students                      
  • WatertownOhio Street School
    1537 Ohio St
    WatertownNY 13601
    (315)785-3755
    5.2 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 346 students                      
  • WatertownStarbuck Elementary School
    430 East Hoard St
    WatertownNY 13601
    (315)785-3765
    5.3 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 169 students                      
  • WatertownNorth Elementary School
    171 East Hoard St
    WatertownNY 13601
    (315)785-3750
    5.6 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 498 students                      

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