George Washington Elementary School

3634 Lexington Ave
Mohegan Lake, NY 10547
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 419 students in grades Kindergarten-5, George Washington Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 419 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • : Top 30% in NY
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • : ≥90% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

George Washington Elementary School's student population of 419 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
419 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

George Washington Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of George Washington Elementary School is 0.68, 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)
#1005 out of 4377 schools
(Top 30%)
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70-74%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of George Washington 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 2021-22 school year data.
55-59%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of George Washington 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 2021-22 school year data.
≥90%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of George Washington 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
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
10%
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Hispanic
39%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in George Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
9%
16%
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White
40%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in George Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in George Washington Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.68
This chart displays the diversity score of George Washington 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
23%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in George Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in George Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is George Washington Elementary School's ranking?
George Washington Elementary School is ranked #1005 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in New York.
What schools are George Washington Elementary School often compared to?
George Washington Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Van Cortlandtville School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
70-74% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend George Washington Elementary School?
419 students attend George Washington Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
40% of George Washington Elementary School students are White, 39% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Black, 7% of students are Asian, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of George Washington Elementary School?
George Washington Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does George Washington Elementary School offer ?
George Washington Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is George Washington Elementary School part of?
George Washington Elementary School is part of Lakeland Central School District.

School Reviews

5   10/9/2020
I went to this school, and it is AMAZING! It is very community involved and because of its size it is like a family..
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Romah
5   3/1/2010
My son has been there for K and 1st grades. We are very happy with the school, his teachers, and certainly the tone set by the principal. I am a teacher myself, so I am very involved in all aspects of his learning. My wife and I are very pleased so far.
- Posted by Parent - Gusta

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 419 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • : ≥90% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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