Lyme Central School

11868 Academy St
Chaumont, NY 13622
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 330 students in grades Prekindergarten-12, Lyme Central School ranks 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%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 330 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • : ≥80% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 75-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Lyme Central School's student population of 330 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
330 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Lyme Central School ranks within the top 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Lyme Central School is 0.15, 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)
#1664 out of 4377 schools
(Top 50%)
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50-54%
46%
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50-54%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lyme Central 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.
75-79%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Lyme Central 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
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
4%
29%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
92%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
0.15
This chart display the diversity score of Lyme Central School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥80%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Lyme Central School and public school graduation rate 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
43%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lyme Central 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.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lyme Central School's ranking?
Lyme Central School is ranked #1664 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Lyme Central School often compared to?
Lyme Central Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Sackets Harbor Central School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Lyme Central School?
The graduation rate of Lyme Central School is 80%, which is lower than the New York state average of 87%.
How many students attend Lyme Central School?
330 students attend Lyme Central School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
92% of Lyme Central School students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lyme Central School?
Lyme Central School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Lyme Central School offer ?
Lyme Central School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Lyme Central School part of?
Lyme Central School is part of Lyme Central School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 330 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • : ≥80% (Btm 50%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 75-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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