Albany Avenue School

180 Albany Ave
Lindenhurst, NY 11757
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 465 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Albany Avenue School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 465 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≥80% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Albany Avenue School's student population of 465 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
465 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Albany Avenue School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Albany Avenue School is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#2452 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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40-44%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Albany Avenue School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
40-44%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Albany Avenue School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥80%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Albany Avenue School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
10%
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Hispanic
44%
29%
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Black
3%
16%
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White
45%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.61
This chart display the diversity score of Albany Avenue School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Albany Avenue School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Albany Avenue School's ranking?
Albany Avenue School is ranked #2452 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Albany Avenue School often compared to?
Albany Avenue Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Alleghany Avenue School, West Gates Avenue School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Albany Avenue School?
465 students attend Albany Avenue School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
45% of Albany Avenue School students are White, 44% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Albany Avenue School?
Albany Avenue School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Albany Avenue School offer ?
Albany Avenue School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Albany Avenue School part of?
Albany Avenue School is part of Lindenhurst Union Free School District.

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5   5/19/2022
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 465 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≥80% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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