Ulysses Byas Elementary School

60 Underhill Ave
Roosevelt, NY 11575
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 442 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Ulysses Byas Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 442 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 80-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Ulysses Byas Elementary School's student population of 442 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
442 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Ulysses Byas Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ulysses Byas Elementary School is 0.48, 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)
#3179 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Ulysses Byas Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
25-29%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ulysses Byas 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.
35-39%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ulysses Byas 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.
80-89%
78%
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ulysses Byas Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
62%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ulysses Byas Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
37%
16%
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White
n/a
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.48
This chart display the diversity score of Ulysses Byas 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
60%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ulysses Byas 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
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ulysses Byas Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ulysses Byas Elementary School's ranking?
Ulysses Byas Elementary School is ranked #3179 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Ulysses Byas Elementary School often compared to?
Ulysses Byas Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Roosevelt Children's Charter School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ulysses Byas Elementary School?
442 students attend Ulysses Byas Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
62% of Ulysses Byas Elementary School students are Hispanic, 37% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ulysses Byas Elementary School?
Ulysses Byas Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ulysses Byas Elementary School offer ?
Ulysses Byas Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ulysses Byas Elementary School part of?
Ulysses Byas Elementary School is part of Roosevelt Union Free School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 442 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 80-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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