Rushmore Avenue School

  • Rushmore Avenue School serves 397 students in grades 3-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Rushmore Avenue School's student population of 397 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-6
Total Students397 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rushmore Avenue School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rushmore Avenue School is 0.44, which is more 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#1690 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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Asian
8%
9%
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Hispanic
19%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
72%
44%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.440.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarle Place Union Free School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • Carle Place Cherry Lane School
    Grades: K-2 | 304 students
    0.2 miles
    475 Roslyn Ave
    Carle Place, NY 11514
    (516)622-6407
    0.2 K-2 304
  • Carle Place Carle Place Middle Senior High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 652 students
    0.3 miles
    168 Cherry Ln
    Carle Place, NY 11514
    (516)622-6433
    0.3 7-12 652
  • Old Westbury Wheatley School
    Grades: 8-12 | 722 students
    0.9 miles
    11 Bacon Rd
    Old Westbury, NY 11568
    (516)333-7804
    0.9 8-12 722
  • Westbury Drexel Avenue School
    Grades: 1-5 | 594 students
    1.0 miles
    161 Drexel Ave
    Westbury, NY 11590
    (516)876-5030
    1.0 1-5 594
  • Garden City Hemlock School
    Grades: K-1 | 187 students
    1.2 miles
    78 Bayberry Ave
    Garden City, NY 11530
    (516)478-1600
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