Court Street Elementary School

91 Court St
Lancaster, NY 14086
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Court Street Elementary School serves 361 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Court Street 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 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Court Street Elementary School's student population of 361 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students361 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Court Street 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Court Street Elementary School is 0.13, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1099 out of 4239 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
3%
27%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
93%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.130.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLancaster Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Court Street Elementary School is Depew High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lancaster Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Como Park Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
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