West Carthage Elementary School

Tel: (315)493-2400
  • West Carthage Elementary School serves 429 students in grades KG-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • West Carthage Elementary School operates within the Carthage Central School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 429 students has declined by 18% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-4
Total Students429 students
West Carthage Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %West Carthage Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
West Carthage Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeWest Carthage Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
West Carthage Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
West Carthage Elementary School American Indian Students (2012-2014)
Asian
1%
9%
West Carthage Elementary School Asian Students (1992-2015)
Hispanic
10%
25%
West Carthage Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
6%
18%
West Carthage Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
78%
45%
West Carthage Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
5%
2%
West Carthage Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWest Carthage 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.
0.380.70
West Carthage Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
24%
45%
West Carthage 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.
7%
6%
West Carthage Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Carthage Central School District's student population of 3,377 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,352 in this district is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,238 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District NameCarthage Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed3,377935
Carthage Central School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$53 MM$29 MM
Carthage Central School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$49 MM$30 MM
Carthage Central School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,352$23,859
Carthage Central School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,238$24,841
Carthage 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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