Waverly Park School

  • Waverly Park School serves 195 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Waverly Park School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Waverly Park School's student population of 195 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students195 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waverly Park 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waverly Park School is 0.36, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1783 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
14%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Waverly Park School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
17%
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White
79%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waverly Park School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.360.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
48%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLynbrook Union Free School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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