Willets Road School

  • Willets Road School serves 394 students in grades 5-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Willets Road School's student population of 394 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades 5-7
Total Students394 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Willets Road School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Willets Road School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. 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#824 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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Asian
25%
9%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
68%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Willets Road School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.470.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Willets Road School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEAST WILLISTON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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