Gardner Road Elementary School

541 Gardner Rd
Horseheads, NY 14845
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 457 students in grades Prekindergarten-4, Gardner Road Elementary School ranks 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%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 457 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : Top 50% in NY
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Gardner Road Elementary School's student population of 457 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
457 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Gardner Road Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Gardner Road Elementary School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#1913 out of 4377 schools
(Top 50%)
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50-54%
46%
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45-49%
49%
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85-89%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Gardner Road Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
10%
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Hispanic
5%
29%
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Black
4%
16%
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White
79%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.37
This chart display the diversity score of Gardner Road Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gardner Road Elementary School's ranking?
Gardner Road Elementary School is ranked #1913 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Gardner Road Elementary School often compared to?
Gardner Road Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ridge Road School, Big Flats School, Center Street School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Gardner Road Elementary School?
457 students attend Gardner Road Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Gardner Road Elementary School students are White, 6% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Hispanic, and 4% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Gardner Road Elementary School?
Gardner Road Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Gardner Road Elementary School offer ?
Gardner Road Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Gardner Road Elementary School part of?
Gardner Road Elementary School is part of Horseheads Central School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 457 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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