Emma E Sherman Elementary School

  • Emma E Sherman Elementary School serves 437 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (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 51% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Emma E Sherman Elementary School's student population of 437 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students437 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Emma E Sherman Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Emma E Sherman Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. 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#1482 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Emma E Sherman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Emma E Sherman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
12%
9%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
9%
17%
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White
64%
44%
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Two or more races
8%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Emma E Sherman Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.560.39
This chart display the diversity score of Emma E Sherman Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Emma E Sherman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Emma E Sherman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRUSH-HENRIETTA CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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