Brookside Elementary School

  • Brookside Elementary School serves 285 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Brookside Elementary School's student population of 285 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students285 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brookside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brookside Elementary School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1319 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
26%
26%
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Black
63%
17%
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White
3%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brookside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.540.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaldwin Union Free School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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