Lawrence Road Middle School

50 Lawrence Rd,

Hempstead, NY, 11550-7599

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

707 students

Lawrence Road Middle School serves 707 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 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 52%.
Lawrence Road Middle School operates within the Uniondale Union Free School District.

Overview

The student population of 707 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 707 students
Lawrence Road Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
Lawrence Road Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lawrence Road Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 10:1 13:1
Lawrence Road Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
Lawrence Road Middle School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
42%
23%
Lawrence Road Middle School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
55%
19%
Lawrence Road Middle School Black (1989-2012)
White
n/a
48%
Lawrence Road Middle School White (1989-2011)
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.
0.53 0.68
Lawrence Road Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
57%
42%
Lawrence Road Middle 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.
8%
7%
Lawrence Road Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,376 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 6,376 1,136
District Total Revenue $161 MM $29 MM
District Spending $160 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $25,655 $21,692
District Spending / Student $25,494 $21,514
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 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Uniondale Northern Parkway Elementary School
    440 Northern Pky
    Uniondale , NY , 11553
    (516)918-1705
    0.5  mi  |  731  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Hempstead Marshall School
    15 East Marshall St
    Hempstead , NY , 11550
    (516)292-7076
    0.7  mi  |  243  students  |  Gr.  KG-1
  • Hempstead Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Franklin School
    335 South Franklin St
    Hempstead , NY , 11550
    (516)292-7069
    0.7  mi  |  672  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • Hempstead Barack Obama Elementary School
    176 William St
    Hempstead , NY , 11550
    (516)292-7088
    0.9  mi  |  532  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • South Hempstead William S Covert School
    379 Willow St
    South Hempstead , NY , 11550
    (516)255-8916
    1  mi  |  316  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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