Greenwood Lake Elementary School

  • Greenwood Lake Elementary School serves 203 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Greenwood Lake 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 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57%.

Top Placements

Greenwood Lake Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • Greenwood Lake Elementary School's student population of 203 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students203 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Greenwood Lake 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 10:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Greenwood Lake Elementary School is 0.51, 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)#1556 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
29%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
64%
43%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.510.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenwood Lake Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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