George Grant Mason Elementary School

George Grant Mason Elementary School serves 216 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 52%.
George Grant Mason Elementary School operates within the Tuxedo Union Free School District.

Overview

The student population of 216 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 216 students
George Grant Mason Elementary School Total Students (1990-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
George Grant Mason Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade George Grant Mason Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
George Grant Mason Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
8%
George Grant Mason Elementary School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
6%
23%
George Grant Mason Elementary School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
6%
19%
George Grant Mason Elementary School Black (1994-2012)
White
81%
48%
George Grant Mason Elementary School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups George Grant Mason Elementary School Sch Ethnicity George Grant Mason 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.
0.34 0.68
George Grant Mason Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
5%
42%
George Grant Mason 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.
n/a
7%
George Grant Mason Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 591 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
School District Name Tuxedo Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 591 1,136
Tuxedo Union Free   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $29 MM
Tuxedo Union Free   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $16 MM $29 MM
Tuxedo Union Free   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $25,505 $21,692
Tuxedo Union Free   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $24,803 $21,514
Tuxedo Union Free   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 George F Baker High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Suffern Middle School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sloatsburg Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Tuxedo Park George F Baker High School
    Rt 17
    Tuxedo Park , NY , 10987
    (845)351-4786
    0  mi  |  375  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Sloatsburg Sloatsburg Elementary School
    11 Second St
    Sloatsburg , NY , 10974
    (845)753-2720
    1.7  mi  |  236  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Suffern Viola Elementary School
    557route 202
    Suffern , NY , 10901
    (845)357-8315
    4.9  mi  |  432  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Ringwood Green Rgc High School
    Alternative School
    1311 Sloatsburg Rd
    Ringwood , NJ , 07456
    (973)962-0646
    Alternative School
    5.4  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Suffern Suffern Senior High School
    49 Viola Rd
    Suffern , NY , 10901
    (845)357-3800
    5.4  mi  |  1486  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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