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 equal to the NY average of 15:1.
  • 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 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 429 students
West Carthage Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % West Carthage Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
West Carthage Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade West Carthage Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.38 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
West Carthage Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
West Carthage Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
2%
West Carthage Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups West Carthage Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY 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.
0.38 0.37
West Carthage Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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 (1995-2015)
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 (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Carthage Central School District's student population of 3,377 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,355 in this district is less than the state average of $32,940. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,262 is less than the state average of $31,547. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Carthage Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 3,377 935
Carthage Central School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $56 MM $31 MM
Carthage Central School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $56 MM $30 MM
Carthage Central School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,355 $32,940
Carthage Central School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,262 $31,547
Carthage Central School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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