Elsmere Elementary School

247 Delaware Ave
Delmar, NY 12054
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Elsmere Elementary School serves 279 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Elsmere Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Elsmere Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Elsmere Elementary School's student population of 279 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students279 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Rankings

Elsmere Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Elsmere Elementary School is 0.29, 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
#956 out of 4228 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
2%
27%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
84%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.290.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBethlehem Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Elsmere Elementary School is Bethlehem Central Senior High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bethlehem Central Middle School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Delmar Bethlehem Central Middle School Math: 74% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,078 student
    0.5 miles
    332 Kenwood Ave
    Delmar, NY 12054
    (518) 439-7460
    0.5 6-8 1,078
  • Delmar Hamagrael Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 317 students
    1.3 miles
    1 Mcguffey Ln
    Delmar, NY 12054
    (518) 439-4905
    1.3 K-5 317
  • Albany Stephen And Harriet Myers Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 678 students
    1.8 miles
    100 Elbel Ct
    Albany, NY 12209
    (518) 475-6425
    1.8 6-8 678
  • Albany Albany School Of Humanities Magnet School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 504 students
    1.9 miles
    108 Whitehall Rd
    Albany, NY 12209
    (518) 475-6575
    1.9 PK-6 504
  • Glenmont Glenmont Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 357 students
    2.0 miles
    328 Rt 9w
    Glenmont, NY 12077
    (518) 463-1154
    2 K-5 357

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