Harding Avenue School

2 Harding Ave
Lindenhurst, NY 11757
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Harding Avenue School serves 310 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Harding Avenue 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Harding Avenue School's student population of 310 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students310 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Harding Avenue 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Harding Avenue School is 0.36, 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 Testing Rank
#1519 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
18%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
78%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.360.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLindenhurst Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Harding Avenue School is Lindenhurst Senior High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lindenhurst Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is William Rall School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lindenhurst William Rall School
    Grades: K-5 | 564 students
    0.4 miles
    761 N Wellwood Ave
    Lindenhurst, NY 11757
    (631) 867-3450
    0.4 K-5 564
  • Lindenhurst Alleghany Avenue School
    Grades: K-5 | 321 students
    1.0 miles
    250 S Alleghany Ave
    Lindenhurst, NY 11757
    (631) 867-3200
    1.0 K-5 321
  • Lindenhurst Lindenhurst Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,376 student
    1.0 miles
    350 S Wellwood Ave
    Lindenhurst, NY 11757
    (631) 867-3500
    1.0 6-8 1,376
  • West Babylon John F Kennedy School
    Grades: K-5 | 357 students
    1.1 miles
    175 Brookvale Ave
    West Babylon, NY 11704
    (631) 376-7801
    1.1 K-5 357
  • West Babylon South Bay School
    Grades: K-5 | 283 students
    1.3 miles
    160 Great E Neck Rd
    West Babylon, NY 11704
    (631) 376-7501
    1.3 K-5 283

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