Summit Park Elementary School

Summit Park Elementary School serves 472 students in grades KG-3.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Summit Park Elementary School operates within the East Ramapo Central (spring Valley) School District.

Overview

The student population of 472 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-3
Total Students 472 students
Summit Park Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Students by Grade Summit Park Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 13:1
Summit Park Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
8%
8%
Hispanic
37%
23%
Black
47%
19%
White
4%
48%
All Ethnic Groups Summit Park Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Summit Park 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.
0.64 0.35
Summit Park Elementary 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.
68%
42%
Summit Park 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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,116 students has grown by 14% over five years.
School District Name East Ramapo Central (spring Valley) School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
3
Number of Students Managed 9,116 1,324
East Ramapo Central   (spring Valley) School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $215 MM $29 MM
East Ramapo Central   (spring Valley) School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $216 MM $29 MM
East Ramapo Central   (spring Valley) School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $26,919 $21,692
East Ramapo Central   (spring Valley) School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $27,049 $21,514
East Ramapo Central   (spring Valley) School 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 Ramapo High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chestnut Ridge Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hempstead Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Chestnut RidgeChestnut Ridge Middle School
    892route 45
    Chestnut RidgeNY 10977
    (845)577-6300
    0.6 mi | 514 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • SuffernPomona Middle School
    101 Pomona Rd
    SuffernNY 10901
    (845)577-6200
    1 mi | 649 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • Spring ValleyHempstead Elementary School
    80 Brick Church Rd
    Spring ValleyNY 10977
    (845)577-6270
    1.7 mi | 437 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • New CityWoodglen Elementary School
    121 Phillips Hill Rd
    New CityNY 10956
    (845)624-3417
    1.7 mi | 487 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • New CityLittle Tor Elementary School
    56 Gregory St
    New CityNY 10956
    (845)624-3471
    2.1 mi | 268 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Rockland County, NY public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.48, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school district in Rockland County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.