South Grove Elementary School

60 Colony Ln
Syosset, NY 11791
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 407 students in grades Kindergarten-5, South Grove Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 407 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • : Top 10% in NY
  • : 88% (Top 10%)
  • : 78% (Top 10%)
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

South Grove Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

South Grove Elementary School's student population of 407 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
407 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

South Grove Elementary School ranks within the top 10% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of South Grove Elementary School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#392 out of 4377 schools
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall school rank of South Grove Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
88%
46%
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 2021-22 school year data.
78%
49%
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 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of South Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
65%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in South Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
29%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
24%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
This 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 New York.
0.52
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 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
51%
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 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
1%
3%
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is South Grove Elementary School's ranking?
South Grove Elementary School is ranked #392 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in New York.
What schools are South Grove Elementary School often compared to?
South Grove Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Village Elementary School, Baylis Elementary School, Berry Hill Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
88% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 78% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend South Grove Elementary School?
407 students attend South Grove Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
65% of South Grove Elementary School students are Asian, 24% of students are White, 7% of students are Hispanic, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of South Grove Elementary School?
South Grove Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does South Grove Elementary School offer ?
South Grove Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is South Grove Elementary School part of?
South Grove Elementary School is part of Syosset Central School District.

School Reviews

5   8/30/2014
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.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - disne

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 407 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 88% (Top 10%)
  • : 78% (Top 10%)
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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