Lawrence Road Middle School

50 Lawrence Rd

Hempstead, NY 11550-7599

Tel: (516)918-1501
Grades: 6-8

765 students

Lawrence Road Middle School serves 765 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Lawrence Road Middle School operates within the Uniondale Union Free School District.

Overview

The student population of 765 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 765 students
Lawrence Road Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
Lawrence Road Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Lawrence Road Middle 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 0.51 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 11:1 13:1
Lawrence Road Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
44%
24%
Lawrence Road Middle School Hispanic (1989-2013)
Black
55%
19%
Lawrence Road Middle School Black (1989-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups Lawrence Road Middle School Sch Ethnicity Lawrence Road Middle 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.
0.51 0.36
Lawrence Road Middle 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.
59%
41%
Lawrence Road Middle 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.
12%
7%
Lawrence Road Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,393 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Uniondale Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 6,393 1,089
Uniondale Union Free   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $161 MM n/a
District Spending $160 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $25,655 $0
Uniondale Union Free   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $25,494 $0
Uniondale Union Free   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 Hempstead High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alverta B Gray Schultz Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northern Parkway Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • UniondaleNorthern Parkway Elementary School
    440 Northern Pky
    UniondaleNY 11553
    (516)918-1705
    0.5 mi | 733 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • HempsteadMarshall School
    15 East Marshall St
    HempsteadNY 11550
    (516)292-7076
    0.7 mi | 334 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • HempsteadHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Franklin School
    335 South Franklin St
    HempsteadNY 11550
    (516)292-7069
    0.7 mi | 753 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HempsteadBarack Obama Elementary School
    176 William St
    HempsteadNY 11550
    (516)292-7088
    0.9 mi | 538 students | Gr. 1-5                      
  • HempsteadWilliam S Covert School
    379 Willow St
    HempsteadNY 11550
    (516)255-8916
    1 mi | 313 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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