Norwood Avenue School

290 Norwood Ave
Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Norwood Avenue School serves 356 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 69%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 60%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Norwood Avenue School's student population of 356 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students356 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Norwood Avenue School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
70-74%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
75-79%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
32%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
60%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.540.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrookhaven-Comsewogue Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Norwood Avenue School is Ward Melville Senior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John F Kennedy Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arrowhead Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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