Heritage Heights Elementary School

  • Heritage Heights Elementary School serves 335 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Heritage Heights Elementary School's student population of 335 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 36% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students335 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Heritage Heights Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Heritage Heights Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Heritage Heights Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Heritage Heights Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#3057 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Heritage Heights 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Heritage Heights 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Heritage Heights Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
19%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Heritage Heights Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Heritage Heights Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
13%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Heritage Heights Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
58%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Heritage Heights Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Heritage Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heritage Heights Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.610.39
This chart display the diversity score of Heritage Heights Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Heritage Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Heritage Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSweet Home Central School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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