Cherry Lane Elementary School

Tel: (845)357-3988
  • 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 2015-2016 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 2015-2016 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 2015-2016 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%.
  • Cherry Lane Elementary School operates within the Ramapo Central (suffern) School District.

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School Overview

  • Cherry Lane Elementary School's student population of 356 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students356 students
Cherry Lane Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Cherry Lane Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Cherry Lane Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeCherry Lane Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Cherry Lane Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 4239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 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%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
46%
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
Cherry Lane Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
11%
9%
Cherry Lane Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
16%
26%
Cherry Lane Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
5%
18%
Cherry Lane Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
67%
44%
Cherry Lane Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Cherry Lane Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsCherry Lane Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.520.38
Cherry Lane Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
44%
Cherry Lane Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
Cherry Lane Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Cherry Lane Elementary School is Ramapo Central (suffern) School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 771 school districts in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Ramapo Central (suffern) School District's student population of 4,279 students has decreased by 5% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $26,122 in this district is less than the state average of $31,939. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $25,297 is less than the state average of $33,406. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameRamapo Central (suffern) School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    7
    2
    Number of Students Managed4,279902
    Ramapo Central (suffern) School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    73%
    49%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    64%
    46%
    District Total Revenue$118 MM$29 MM
    District Spending$115 MM$30 MM
    District Revenue / Student$26,122$31,939
    District Spending / Student$25,297$33,406
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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