Alden Terrace School

1835 Central Ave
Valley Stream, NY 11580
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 422 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Alden Terrace School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 55%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 62%).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 422 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Top 50% in NY
  • : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Alden Terrace School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Alden Terrace School's student population of 422 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
422 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Alden Terrace School ranks within the top 50% of all 4,093 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Alden Terrace School is 0.66, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
#1781 out of 4093 schools
(Top 50%)
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55-59%
55%
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60-64%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
38%
10%
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Hispanic
15%
29%
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Black
42%
16%
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White
1%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.66
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Alden Terrace School's ranking?
Alden Terrace School is ranked #1781 out of 4,093 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Alden Terrace School often compared to?
Alden Terrace Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Clara H Carlson School, Dutch Broadway School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 55% NY state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 62% NY state average).
How many students attend Alden Terrace School?
422 students attend Alden Terrace School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
42% of Alden Terrace School students are Black, 38% of students are Asian, 15% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Alden Terrace School?
Alden Terrace School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Alden Terrace School offer ?
Alden Terrace School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Alden Terrace School part of?
Alden Terrace School is part of Elmont Union Free School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 422 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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