Harrison Avenue Elementary School

480 Harrison Ave
Harrison, NY 10528
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Harrison Avenue Elementary School serves 556 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Harrison Avenue Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (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 68% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) 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 30% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Harrison Avenue Elementary School's student population of 556 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students556 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Harrison Avenue Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Harrison Avenue Elementary School is 0.48, 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
#1001 out of 4239 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
14%
9%
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Hispanic
13%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
70%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.480.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarrison Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Harrison Avenue Elementary School is Louis M Klein Middle School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harrison Louis M Klein Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-10 | 835 students
    0.2 miles
    50 Union Ave
    Harrison, NY 10528
    (914) 630-3033
    0.2 6-10 835
  • Harrison Parsons Memorial School Math: 67% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 469 students
    1.0 miles
    200 Halstead Ave
    Harrison, NY 10528
    (914) 630-3222
    1 K-6 469
  • Rye Osborn School Math: 78% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 580 students
    1.2 miles
    Osborn Rd
    Rye, NY 10580
    (914) 967-6100
    1.2 K-5 580
  • Harrison Harrison High School Math: 90% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,075 student
    1.4 miles
    255 Union Ave
    Harrison, NY 10528
    (914) 630-3094
    1.4 9-12 1,075
  • Rye Rye High School Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,002 student
    1.4 miles
    Parsons St
    Rye, NY 10580
    (914) 967-6100
    1.4 9-12 1,002

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