Harrison Avenue Elementary School

76 Harrison Ave
South Glens Falls, NY 12803
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 259 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Harrison Avenue Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 259 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Harrison Avenue Elementary School's student population of 259 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
259 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Harrison Avenue Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Harrison Avenue Elementary School is 0.25, 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)
#2616 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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35-39%
46%
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40-44%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
7%
29%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
86%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.25
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
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 Harrison Avenue Elementary School's ranking?
Harrison Avenue Elementary School is ranked #2616 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Harrison Avenue Elementary School?
259 students attend Harrison Avenue Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
86% of Harrison Avenue Elementary School students are White, 7% of students are Hispanic, and 7% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Harrison Avenue Elementary School?
Harrison Avenue Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Harrison Avenue Elementary School offer ?
Harrison Avenue Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Harrison Avenue Elementary School part of?
Harrison Avenue Elementary School is part of South Glens Falls Central School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 259 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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