Wales Primary School

4650 Woodchuck Rd
East Aurora, NY 14052
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Wales Primary School serves 244 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-79% (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 60-69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Wales Primary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Wales Primary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Wales Primary School's student population of 244 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students244 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Wales Primary 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 Wales Primary School is 0.10, 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
#1275 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
1%
27%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
95%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.100.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIroquois Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wales Primary School is East Aurora High School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is East Aurora Middle School (5.1 miles away)
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