East Elmhurst Community School

  • East Elmhurst Community School serves 304 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (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 50-54% (which is higher 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 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • East Elmhurst Community School's student population of 304 students has grown by 97% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 90% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students304 students
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers

School Comparison

  • East Elmhurst Community School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Elmhurst Community School is 0.25, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
50%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
Asian
3%
9%
Hispanic
86%
26%
Black
9%
17%
White
2%
44%
Diversity Score0.25n/a
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
48%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #30 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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