Lakeland Central School District

1086 Main St
Shrub Oak, NY 10588-1507
(District boundaries shown in map)
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

Lakeland Central 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%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 5,435 students in Lakeland Central School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in New York.
Public Schools in Lakeland Central School District have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the New York public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
8 Schools
4,804 Schools
# Students
5,435 Students
2,526,085 Students
# Teachers
475 Teachers
215,006 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Lakeland Central School District, which is ranked #204 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 stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NY)
#203 out of 1020 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lakeland Central   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
61%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lakeland Central   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.
58%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lakeland Central   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 Lakeland Central   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.58
0.72
# American Indian Students
8 Students
18,588 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
242 Students
249,216 Students
% Asian Students
5%
10%
# Hispanic Students
1,434 Students
726,742 Students
% Hispanic Students
26%
29%
# Black Students
380 Students
408,333 Students
% Black Students
7%
16%
# White Students
3,201 Students
1,036,576 Students
% White Students
59%
41%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
6,065 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
163 Students
80,416 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
68
56,452
# Students in K Grade:
365
173,911
# Students in 1st Grade:
340
175,816
# Students in 2nd Grade:
369
179,820
# Students in 3rd Grade:
383
179,541
# Students in 4th Grade:
354
182,709
# Students in 5th Grade:
399
184,133
# Students in 6th Grade:
400
186,473
# Students in 7th Grade:
424
191,045
# Students in 8th Grade:
448
194,721
# Students in 9th Grade:
446
208,652
# Students in 10th Grade:
455
198,832
# Students in 11th Grade:
457
188,822
# Students in 12th Grade:
477
188,400
# Ungraded Students:
50
36,758

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $31,133 is higher than the state median of $31,092. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $29,276 is less than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$169 MM
$78,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lakeland Central   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)
$159 MM
$80,737 MM
This chart display total spending of Lakeland Central   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)
$31,133
$31,092
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lakeland Central   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)
$29,276
$31,961
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lakeland Central   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 Lakeland Central School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lakeland High School
(Math: 93% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1349 E Main St
Shrub Oak, NY 10588
(914) 528-0600
Grades: 9-12
| 955 students
Rank: #22.
Walter Panas High School
(Math: 90-94% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
300 Croton Ave
Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567
(914) 739-2823
Grades: 9-12
| 913 students
Rank: #33.
Thomas Jefferson Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3636 Gomer St
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
(914) 245-4802
Grades: K-5
| 414 students
Rank: #44.
George Washington Elementary School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3634 Lexington Ave
Mohegan Lake, NY 10547
(914) 528-2021
Grades: K-5
| 419 students
Rank: #55.
Lincoln Titus Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10 Lincoln Ave
Crompond, NY 10517
(914) 528-2519
Grades: PK-5
| 413 students
Rank: #66.
Lakeland-copper Beech Middle School
(Math: 53% | Reading: 60%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3417 Old Yorktown Rd
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
(914) 245-1885
Grades: 6-8
| 1,279 students
Rank: #77.
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School
(Math: 46% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3477 Kamhi Dr
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
(914) 245-7444
Grades: K-5
| 482 students
Rank: #88.
Van Cortlandtville School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 37%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
31002 Main St-rt 6
Mohegan Lake, NY 10547
(914) 528-1354
Grades: K-5
| 560 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Lakeland Central School District?
Lakeland Central School District manages 8 public schools serving 5,435 students.
What is the rank of Lakeland Central School District?
Lakeland Central School District is ranked #204 out of 1,019 school districts in New York (top 30%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of New York school districts for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%), Highest graduation rate (Top 20%), Most diverse schools (Top 1%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Lakeland Central School District?
59% of Lakeland Central School District students are White, 26% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Black, 5% of students are Asian, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Lakeland Central School District?
Lakeland Central School District has a student/teacher ratio of 11:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 12:1.
What is Lakeland Central School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $29,276 is less than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 8 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 5,435 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • : 95% (Top 20% in NY)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 61% (Top 20%)
  • : 58% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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