John S Hobart Elementary School

230 Van Buren St
Shirley, NY 11967
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Bottom 50%
Serving 808 students in grades Kindergarten-5, John S Hobart 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 32% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (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 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 808 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

John S Hobart Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

John S Hobart Elementary School's student population of 808 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
808 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
60 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

John S Hobart 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 John S Hobart Elementary School is 0.71, 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)
#3526 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of John S Hobart Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
32%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of John S Hobart 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 2021-22 school year data.
23%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of John S Hobart 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 2021-22 school year data.
80-84%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of John S Hobart Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in John S Hobart Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Asian
3%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in John S Hobart Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
42%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in John S Hobart Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
22%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in John S Hobart Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
26%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in John S Hobart Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in John S Hobart Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in John S Hobart Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.71
This chart displays the diversity score of John S Hobart Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in John S Hobart Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in John S Hobart Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is John S Hobart Elementary School's ranking?
John S Hobart Elementary School is ranked #3526 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are John S Hobart Elementary School often compared to?
John S Hobart Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School, William Floyd Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
32% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 23% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend John S Hobart Elementary School?
808 students attend John S Hobart Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
42% of John S Hobart Elementary School students are Hispanic, 26% of students are White, 22% of students are Black, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of John S Hobart Elementary School?
John S Hobart Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does John S Hobart Elementary School offer ?
John S Hobart Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is John S Hobart Elementary School part of?
John S Hobart Elementary School is part of William Floyd Union Free School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 808 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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