South Grove Elementary School

  • South Grove Elementary School serves 413 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • South Grove Elementary School's student population of 413 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students413 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Grove Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Grove Elementary School is 0.56, 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#658 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Grove 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)80-84%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Grove 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 Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
56%
9%
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Hispanic
6%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in South Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
36%
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 South Grove Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.560.39
This chart display the diversity score of South Grove 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
6%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in South Grove 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSyosset Central School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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This school is amazing. When i used to go there everything is so disciplined and they teach you so much. This is one of the best schools i have been in all of my life. You are going to have to pay a lot of taxes but i is worth going to one of the best schools in syosset.
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