Lyme Central School

11868 Academy St
Chaumont, NY 13622
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lyme Central School serves 349 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Lyme Central School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Lyme Central School's student population of 349 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students349 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Lyme Central School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Lyme Central School is 0.08, 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
#2007 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
n/a
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
96%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.080.71
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLyme Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Lyme Central School is General Brown Junior-senior High School (6.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dexter Elementary School (5.8 miles away)
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