Elwood Union Free School District

100 Kenneth Ave
Greenlawn, NY 11740-2900
(District boundaries shown in map)
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

Elwood Union Free School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public middle school serving 476 students in Elwood Union Free School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public middle schools in New York.
Public Middle School in Elwood Union Free School District have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the New York public middle school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 51% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public middle school average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,665 Schools
# Students
1,974 Students
912,626 Students
# Teachers
176 Teachers
84,150 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Elwood Union Free School District, which is ranked #128 of all 1,019 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 97% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NY)
#126 out of 1020 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Elwood Union Free   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
65%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elwood Union Free   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
69%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elwood Union Free   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Elwood Union Free   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.59
0.73
# American Indian Students
n/a
7,219 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
190 Students
82,980 Students
% Asian Students
10%
9%
# Hispanic Students
438 Students
263,492 Students
% Hispanic Students
22%
29%
# Black Students
116 Students
187,068 Students
% Black Students
6%
20%
# White Students
1,165 Students
343,380 Students
% White Students
59%
38%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
2,281 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
64 Students
26,370 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
7,892
# Students in K Grade:
127
25,420
# Students in 1st Grade:
110
26,970
# Students in 2nd Grade:
149
27,600
# Students in 3rd Grade:
132
27,654
# Students in 4th Grade:
139
28,843
# Students in 5th Grade:
136
43,851
# Students in 6th Grade:
147
158,025
# Students in 7th Grade:
166
191,045
# Students in 8th Grade:
159
194,721
# Students in 9th Grade:
165
43,975
# Students in 10th Grade:
174
39,203
# Students in 11th Grade:
172
36,233
# Students in 12th Grade:
182
36,047
# Ungraded Students:
16
25,147

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $32,363 is higher than the state median of $31,092. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $35,686 is higher than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has grown by 12% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$64 MM
$78,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of Elwood Union Free   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$70 MM
$80,737 MM
This chart display total spending of Elwood Union Free   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$32,363
$31,092
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Elwood Union Free   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$35,686
$31,961
This chart display average spending per public school student in Elwood Union Free   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Elwood Union Free School District Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Elwood Middle School
(Math: 55% | Reading: 60%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
478 Elwood Rd
East Northport, NY 11731
(631) 266-5420
Grades: 6-8
| 476 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 1,974 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • : ≥95% (Top 10% in NY)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 65% (Top 20%)
  • : 69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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