Meadow Drive School

  • Meadow Drive School serves 362 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 69%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the New York state average of 60%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Meadow Drive School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Meadow Drive School's student population of 362 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students362 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Meadow Drive School is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,190 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Meadow Drive School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
10%
9%
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Hispanic
27%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
61%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.550.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMINEOLA UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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