Lime Kiln Elementary School

35 Lime Kiln Rd
Suffern, NY 10901
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 557 students in grades 1-6, Lime Kiln 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 7% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 18% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 1-6
  • Enrollment: 557 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Lime Kiln Elementary School's student population of 557 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 1-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
557 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Lime Kiln 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 Lime Kiln Elementary School is 0.35, 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)
#4283 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Lime Kiln Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
7%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lime Kiln 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.
18%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lime Kiln 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.
45-49%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Lime Kiln 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
15:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
79%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Lime Kiln Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
17%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Lime Kiln Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
2%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Lime Kiln 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
n/a
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Lime Kiln Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lime Kiln Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.35
This chart displays the diversity score of Lime Kiln 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
82%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lime Kiln 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
3%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lime Kiln 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 Lime Kiln Elementary School's ranking?
Lime Kiln Elementary School is ranked #4283 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Lime Kiln Elementary School often compared to?
Lime Kiln Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Kakiat Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
7% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 18% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Lime Kiln Elementary School?
557 students attend Lime Kiln Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Lime Kiln Elementary School students are Hispanic, 17% of students are Black, 2% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lime Kiln Elementary School?
Lime Kiln Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Lime Kiln Elementary School offer ?
Lime Kiln Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 1-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Lime Kiln Elementary School part of?
Lime Kiln Elementary School is part of East Ramapo Central School District (Spring Valley).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 1-6
  • Enrollment: 557 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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