Slingerlands Elementary School

  • Slingerlands Elementary School serves 499 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (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 67% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Slingerlands Elementary School's student population of 499 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students499 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Slingerlands Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Slingerlands Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Slingerlands Elementary School is 0.30, 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#1558 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Slingerlands Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Slingerlands 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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Asian
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Slingerlands Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Slingerlands Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
83%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Slingerlands Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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 Slingerlands Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.300.39
This chart display the diversity score of Slingerlands 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
10%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Slingerlands 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
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Slingerlands 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 NameBethlehem Central School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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