Wenonah School

251 Hudson Ave
Lake Grove, NY 11755
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Wenonah School serves 520 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Wenonah School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Wenonah School's student population of 520 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students520 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Wenonah 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 Wenonah School is 0.35, 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
#1763 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
11%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
80%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.350.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSachem Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wenonah School is Sachem High School North (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Samoset Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cayuga School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lake Grove Cayuga School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 553 students
    0.8 miles
    865 Hawkins Ave
    Lake Grove, NY 11755
    (631) 471-1800
    0.8 K-5 553
  • Lake Grove Eugene Auer Memorial School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-5 | 286 students
    1.1 miles
    17 Wing St
    Lake Grove, NY 11755
    (631) 285-8500
    1.1 1-5 286
  • Ronkonkoma Sachem High School North Math: 94% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,205 students
    1.3 miles
    212 Smith Rd
    Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
    (631) 471-1400
    1.3 9-12 2,205
  • Nesconset Tackan Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 620 students
    1.3 miles
    99 Midwood Ave
    Nesconset, NY 11767
    (631) 382-2675
    1.3 K-5 620
  • Ronkonkoma Samoset Middle School Math: 64% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 970 students
    1.6 miles
    51 School St
    Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
    (631) 471-1700
    1.6 6-8 970

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