Maud S Sherwood Elementary School

  • Maud S Sherwood Elementary School serves 315 students in grades 2-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Maud S Sherwood Elementary School placed 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%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • Maud S Sherwood Elementary School's student population of 315 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-5
Total Students315 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Maud S Sherwood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Maud S Sherwood Elementary School is 0.45, 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 School Rank (16-17)#2688 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
17%
27%
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Black
7%
17%
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White
72%
43%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Maud S Sherwood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.450.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIslip Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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