Sound Beach School

197 N Country Rd
Miller Place, NY 11764
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Sound Beach School serves 567 students in grades 3-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Sound Beach 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Sound Beach School's student population of 567 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students567 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Sound Beach 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 diversity score of Sound Beach School is 0.25, 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
#2039 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
9%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
86%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.250.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMiller Place Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sound Beach School is Miller Place High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is North Country Road School (0.0 miles away)
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