Lawrence Union Free School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public schools in Lawrence Union Free School District, serving 2,615 students. Lawrence Union Free School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
Public schools in Lawrence Union Free School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the New York public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 54% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in Lawrence Union Free School District are Lawrence Senior High School, Lawrence Elementary School At Broadway Campus and Lawrence Middle School At Broadway Campus. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the New York public school average of 13:1.

Overview

School District NameLawrence Union Free School District
School District Websitehttp://www.lawrence.org
School District Phone Number(516) 295-7030
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
# of Schools5 Schools4,797 Schools
# of Students2,615 Students2,697,340 Students
# of Teachers232 Teachers204,832 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1

District Comparison

Lawrence Union Free School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 786 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 82% has increased from 79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#680 out of 787 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lawrence Union Free   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lawrence 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lawrence 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
82%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lawrence Union Free   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.600.71
# of American Indian Students14 Students18,915 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students129 Students250,784 Students
% Asian Students
5%
9%
# of Hispanic Students1,527 Students726,968 Students
% Hispanic Students
58%
27%
# of Black Students522 Students462,099 Students
% Black Students
20%
17%
# of White Students394 Students1,167,330 Students
% White Students
15%
43%
# of Hawaiian Students9 Students6,859 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students20 Students64,385 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 51,929
# of Students in Kindergarten:165192,603
# of Students in 1st Grade:169196,765
# of Students in 2nd Grade:157197,986
# of Students in 3rd Grade:205200,330
# of Students in 4th Grade:195201,696
# of Students in 5th Grade:184202,891
# of Students in 6th Grade:191199,155
# of Students in 7th Grade:191197,065
# of Students in 8th Grade:193198,053
# of Students in 9th Grade:215218,199
# of Students in 10th Grade:219211,573
# of Students in 11th Grade:225194,547
# of Students in 12th Grade:257193,423
# of Ungraded Students:4941,125

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $39,990 is higher than the state median of $36,800. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $37,532 is higher than the state median of $35,944. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (NY)
Total Revenue$105 MM$34 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lawrence Union Free   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$98 MM$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Lawrence Union Free   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$39,990$36,800
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lawrence Union Free   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$37,532$35,944
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lawrence Union Free   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Lawrence Union Free School District Public Schools (2021)

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