Edward W Bower School (Closed 2012)

315 West Montauk Hwy
Lindenhurst, NY 11757
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Edward W Bower School served 244 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 80-84% (which was higher than the New York state average of 67%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 75-79% (which was higher than the New York state average of 58%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students244 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
80-84%
67%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
75-79%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
8%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
88%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.220.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Edward W Bower School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLindenhurst Union Free School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Edward W Bower School is Lindenhurst Senior High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lindenhurst Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is William Rall School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lindenhurst William Rall School
    Grades: K-5 | 564 students
    0.5 miles
    761 N Wellwood Ave
    Lindenhurst, NY 11757
    (631) 867-3450
    0.5 K-5 564
  • Lindenhurst Lindenhurst Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,376 student
    0.6 miles
    350 S Wellwood Ave
    Lindenhurst, NY 11757
    (631) 867-3500
    0.6 6-8 1,376
  • Lindenhurst West Gates Avenue School
    Grades: K-5 | 333 students
    0.7 miles
    175 W Gates Ave
    Lindenhurst, NY 11757
    (631) 867-3400
    0.7 K-5 333
  • Lindenhurst Alleghany Avenue School
    Grades: K-5 | 321 students
    0.8 miles
    250 S Alleghany Ave
    Lindenhurst, NY 11757
    (631) 867-3200
    0.8 K-5 321
  • Lindenhurst Harding Avenue School
    Grades: K-5 | 310 students
    0.8 miles
    2 Harding Ave
    Lindenhurst, NY 11757
    (631) 867-3350
    0.8 K-5 310
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