Fork Lane School

  • Fork Lane School serves 274 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Fork Lane School's student population of 274 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students274 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fork Lane School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fork Lane School is 0.69, 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#1639 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
26%
9%
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Hispanic
28%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
41%
44%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.690.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHICKSVILLE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • Hicksville Dutch Lane School
    Grades: PK-5 | 288 students
    0.5 miles
    50 Stewart Ave
    Hicksville, NY 11801
    (516)733-2362
    0.5 PK-5 288
  • Levittown Northside School
    Grades: K-5 | 536 students
    0.5 miles
    35 Pelican Rd
    Levittown, NY 11756
    (516)434-7502
    0.5 K-5 536
  • Hicksville Hicksville High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1670 students
    0.9 miles
    180 Division Ave
    Hicksville, NY 11801
    (516)733-2202
    0.9 9-12 1670
  • Hicksville Hicksville Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1194 students
    1.0 miles
    215 Jerusalem Ave
    Hicksville, NY 11801
    (516)733-2262
    1.0 6-8 1194
  • Hicksville Lee Avenue School
    Grades: K-5 | 469 students
    1.0 miles
    1 7th St
    Hicksville, NY 11801
    (516)733-2352
    1.0 K-5 469

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