W A Olmsted Elementary School

  • W A Olmsted Elementary School serves 448 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • W A Olmsted Elementary School operates within the Harpursville Central School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 448 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students448 students
W A Olmsted Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %W A Olmsted Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
W A Olmsted Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeW A Olmsted Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
W A Olmsted Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
W A Olmsted Elementary School American Indian Students (2011-2013)
Asian
n/a
9%
W A Olmsted Elementary School Asian Students (2008-2011)
Hispanic
3%
25%
W A Olmsted Elementary School Black Students (2002-2015)
Black
n/a
18%
W A Olmsted Elementary School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
94%
45%
W A Olmsted Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
3%
2%
W A Olmsted Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsW A Olmsted Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.120.70
W A Olmsted Elementary School Diversity Score (1997-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
52%
45%
W A Olmsted Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
W A Olmsted Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Harpursville Central School District's student population of 831 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $20,723 in this district is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $21,360 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has declined by 20% over four years.
School District NameHarpursville Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed831935
Harpursville Central School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$18 MM$29 MM
Harpursville Central School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$18 MM$30 MM
Harpursville Central School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$20,723$23,859
Harpursville Central School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$21,360$24,841
Harpursville Central School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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