Sandy Creek Elementary School

  • Sandy Creek Elementary School serves 424 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is lower 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 30-34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Sandy Creek Elementary School's student population of 424 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students424 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sandy Creek Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sandy Creek Elementary School is 0.08, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#2983 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
96%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sandy Creek Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.080.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sandy Creek 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 NameSANDY CREEK CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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