Westbury Union Free School District

2 Hitchcock Ln
Old Westbury, NY 11568-1615
(District boundaries shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public elementary schools serving 3,198 students in Westbury Union Free School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in New York.
Public Elementary Schools in Westbury Union Free School District have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the New York public elementary school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 48% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New York public elementary school average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
6 Schools
3,684 Schools
# Students
4,793 Students
1,759,927 Students
# Teachers
366 Teachers
151,317 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Westbury Union Free School District, which is ranked #712 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 91% has increased from 84% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NY)
#695 out of 1020 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Westbury Union Free   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
35%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Westbury 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.
42%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Westbury 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.
91%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Westbury Union Free   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.40
0.72
# American Indian Students
12 Students
13,510 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
52 Students
172,217 Students
% Asian Students
1%
10%
# Hispanic Students
3,574 Students
516,527 Students
% Hispanic Students
75%
29%
# Black Students
1,003 Students
293,377 Students
% Black Students
21%
17%
# White Students
136 Students
701,079 Students
% White Students
3%
40%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
4,063 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
15 Students
59,143 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
203
54,907
# Students in K Grade:
308
172,061
# Students in 1st Grade:
299
175,816
# Students in 2nd Grade:
320
179,820
# Students in 3rd Grade:
327
179,541
# Students in 4th Grade:
310
182,709
# Students in 5th Grade:
313
184,133
# Students in 6th Grade:
368
186,473
# Students in 7th Grade:
385
164,449
# Students in 8th Grade:
365
164,890
# Students in 9th Grade:
385
23,919
# Students in 10th Grade:
398
22,793
# Students in 11th Grade:
413
20,701
# Students in 12th Grade:
399
20,324
# Ungraded Students:
-
27,391

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $32,253 is higher than the state median of $31,092. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $34,236 is higher than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$155 MM
$78,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of Westbury 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)
$164 MM
$80,737 MM
This chart display total spending of Westbury 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)
$32,253
$31,092
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Westbury 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)
$34,236
$31,961
This chart display average spending per public school student in Westbury 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 Westbury Union Free School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Powells Lane School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 45%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
603 Powells Ln
Westbury, NY 11590
(516) 876-5125
Grades: 1-5
| 454 students
Rank: #22.
Drexel Avenue School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 42%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
161 Drexel Ave
Westbury, NY 11590
(516) 876-5030
Grades: 1-5
| 509 students
Rank: #33.
Park Avenue School
(Math: 23% | Reading: 31%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
955 Park Ave
Westbury, NY 11590
(516) 876-5109
Grades: 1-5
| 604 students
Rank: #44.
Westbury Middle School
(Math: 16% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
455 Rockland St
Westbury, NY 11590
(516) 876-5082
Grades: 6-8
| 1,118 students
Rank: n/an/a
Dryden Street School
545 Dryden St
Westbury, NY 11590
(516) 876-5039
Grades: PK-1
| 513 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 6 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 4,793 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : 91% (Top 50% in NY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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