Cherry Lane Elementary School

  • Cherry Lane Elementary School serves 356 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Cherry Lane Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Cherry Lane Elementary School's student population of 356 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students356 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cherry Lane Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cherry Lane Elementary School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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Asian
11%
9%
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Hispanic
16%
26%
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Black
5%
18%
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White
67%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cherry Lane Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.520.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRamapo Central (suffern) School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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