Covert Avenue School

  • Covert Avenue School serves 773 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 45% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Covert Avenue School's student population of 773 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students773 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Covert Avenue School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Covert Avenue School is 0.72, which is more 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#2281 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
25%
9%
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Hispanic
42%
26%
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Black
17%
17%
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White
14%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Covert Avenue School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.720.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
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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