Prospect Elementary School

  • Prospect Elementary School serves 564 students in grades Kindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.

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School Overview

  • Prospect Elementary School's student population of 564 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten
Total Students564 students
This chart display total students of Prospect Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Prospect Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Prospect Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

School Comparison

  • Prospect Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Prospect Elementary School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio23:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Prospect Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
76%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Prospect Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
24%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Prospect Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Prospect Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prospect Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.370.39
This chart display the diversity score of Prospect Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Prospect Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Prospect Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHEMPSTEAD UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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