Sherman Elementary School

  • Sherman Elementary School serves 225 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sherman Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.

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School Overview

  • Sherman Elementary School's student population of 225 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students225 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sherman Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sherman Elementary School is 0.06, 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)
Overall Testing Rank#1566 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sherman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
n/a
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sherman Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sherman Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
98%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sherman Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Diversity Score0.060.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sherman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSherman Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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