240 Center St
Williston Park, NY 11596
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Center Street School serves 489 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Center Street School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Center Street School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Center Street School's student population of 489 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
489 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Center Street School is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Center Street School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#872 out of 4228 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
59%
9%
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Hispanic
5%
27%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
34%
43%
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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 NY.
Diversity Score
0.54
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 489 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54 (Top 50%)

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