Clara H Carlson School

  • Clara H Carlson School serves 845 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 42% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Clara H Carlson School's student population of 845 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students845 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clara H Carlson School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clara H Carlson School is 0.67, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#2272 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
21%
9%
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Hispanic
35%
26%
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Black
41%
17%
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White
2%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.670.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameELMONT UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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