Rhame Avenue Elementary School

Rhame Avenue Elementary School serves 325 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than 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%.
Rhame Avenue Elementary School operates within the East Rockaway Union Free School District.

Overview

The student population of 325 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 325 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same 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 15:1 13:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
3%
8%
Hispanic
25%
24%
Black
1%
19%
White
69%
47%
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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.
17%
41%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,569 students has grown by 111% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $26,107 is higher than the state average of $21,692. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $24,982 is higher than the state average of $21,514. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name East Rockaway Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 2,569 1,015
District Total Revenue $32 MM $29 MM
District Spending $31 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $26,107 $21,692
District Spending / Student $24,982 $21,514
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 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 RockawayWaverly Park School
    320 Waverly Ave
    East RockawayNY 11518
    (516)887-6589
    0.6 mi | Gr. 1-5 | 197 students                      
  • East RockawayEast Rockaway Junior-senior High School
    443 Ocean Ave
    East RockawayNY 11518
    (516)887-8300
    0.6 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 578 students                      
  • LynbrookMarion Street School
    100 Marion St
    LynbrookNY 11563
    (516)887-0295
    0.7 mi | Gr. 1-5 | 405 students                      
  • East RockawayCentre Avenue Elementary School
    55 Centre Ave
    East RockawayNY 11518
    (516)887-8300
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 348 students                      
  • Lynbrook Lynbrook South Middle School
    333 Union Ave
    LynbrookNY 11563
    (516)887-0267
    0.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 405 students                      

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