W A Olmsted Elementary School

W A Olmsted Elementary School serves 490 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 52%.
W A Olmsted Elementary School operates within the Harpursville Central School District.

Overview

The student population of 490 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 490 students
W A Olmsted Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
W A Olmsted Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade W A Olmsted Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 11:1 13:1
W A Olmsted Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
W A Olmsted Elementary School Asian (2008-2011)
Hispanic
1%
23%
W A Olmsted Elementary School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
1%
19%
W A Olmsted Elementary School Black (1997-2012)
White
93%
48%
W A Olmsted Elementary School White (1989-2012)
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.
0.13 1.03
W A Olmsted Elementary School Diversity Score (1997-2012)
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.
49%
42%
W A Olmsted 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.
11%
7%
W A Olmsted Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 881 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
School District Name Harpursville Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 881 1,324
Harpursville Central   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $29 MM
Harpursville Central   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $17 MM $29 MM
Harpursville Central   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,617 $21,692
Harpursville Central   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,322 $21,514
Harpursville 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 Harpursville Junior Senior High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is A F Palmer Elementary School Windsor Central Middle School (6.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Afton Elementary School (5.9 miles away)
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