Francis X Hegarty Elementary School

  • Francis X Hegarty Elementary School serves 417 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Francis X Hegarty Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • Francis X Hegarty Elementary School's student population of 417 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students417 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Francis X Hegarty Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Francis X Hegarty Elementary School is 0.57, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1303 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
38%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
54%
43%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Francis X Hegarty Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.570.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIsland Park Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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