Lawrence Union Free School District
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.
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.
|School District Name||Lawrence Union Free School District|
|School District Website||http://www.lawrence.org|
|School District Phone Number||(516) 295-7030|
|School District Grades Offered||KG - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (NY)|
|# of Schools||5 Schools||4,797 Schools|
|# of Students||2,615 Students||2,697,340 Students|
|# of Teachers||232 Teachers||204,832 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||11:1||13:1|
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 Data||This School District||State Average (NY)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#680 out of 787 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||14 Students||18,915 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||129 Students||250,784 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||1,527 Students||726,968 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||522 Students||462,099 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||394 Students||1,167,330 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||9 Students||6,859 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||20 Students||64,385 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||51,929|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||165||192,603|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||169||196,765|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||157||197,986|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||205||200,330|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||195||201,696|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||184||202,891|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||191||199,155|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||191||197,065|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||193||198,053|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||215||218,199|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||219||211,573|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||225||194,547|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||257||193,423|
|# of Ungraded Students:||49||41,125|
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 2016-2017||This School District||This State (NY)|
|Total Revenue||$105 MM||$34 MM|
|Spending||$98 MM||$33 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$39,990||$36,800|
|Revenue / Student||$37,532||$35,944|
Lawrence Union Free School District Public Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Lawrence Senior High School 2 Reilly Rd
Cedarhurst, NY 11516
Grades: 9-12 | 940 students
- Lawrence Elementary School At Broadway Campus 195 Broadway
Lawrence, NY 11559
Grades: 3-5 | 599 students
- Lawrence Middle School At Broadway Campus 195 Broadway
Lawrence, NY 11559
Grades: 6-8 | 585 students
- Lawrence Early Childhood Center At #4 School87 Wanser Ave
Inwood, NY 11096
Grades: PK-2 | 180 students
- Lawrence Primary School At #2 School1 Donahue Ave
Inwood, NY 11096
Grades: 1-2 | 311 students
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