Lawrence Senior High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2 Reilly Rd
Cedarhurst, NY 11516
Phone
(516) 295-8000
District
LAWRENCE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
NASSAU COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
934
Classroom Teachers
89

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

5

(10 is best)

Better than 42.7% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Lawrence Senior High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 66 72
Proficiency in Reading 71 79
Proficiency in Math 61 65

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.51
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.77
AVG FOR STATE 17.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 0 0.0%
Grade 2 0 0.0%
Grade 3 0 0.0%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 0 0.0%
Grade 6 0 0.0%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 212 22.7%
Grade 10 229 24.5%
Grade 11 243 26.0%
Grade 12 224 24.0%
Total 934 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 20.5% 17.9% 45.1%
Black 21.7% 20.5% 17.7%
Hispanic 51.7% 56.0% 26.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.0% 4.9% 9.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.8% 0.9%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 66.4% 74.7% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 60.4% 68.9% 34.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.0% 5.8% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 36,749 19,849,399
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 4,153.8 419
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.9% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 24.6% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.2% 34.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.8% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 15.5% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,235 7,302,710
Single Parent Households With Children 6.9% 10.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.3% 86.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 49.3% 35.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 29.9% 16.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.1% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.2% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.0% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.3% 15.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.6% 13.4%
$15,000 or less 5.9% 12.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $23,287 $61,524,254 59.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,559 $6,760,878 6.5%
Staff $392 $1,035,664 1.0%
General Administration $680 $1,796,560 1.7%
School Administration $1,467 $3,875,814 3.7%
Operation $2,422 $6,398,924 6.2%
Transportation $3,885 $10,264,170 9.9%
Other $1,070 $2,826,940 2.7%
Total Support $12,476 $32,961,592 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,444 $9,099,048 8.8%
Total Expenditures $39,206 $103,582,252 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $15,970 $59,254,908,392 60.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $510 $1,891,198,689 1.9%
Staff $414 $1,534,327,757 1.6%
General Administration $269 $996,880,601 1.0%
School Administration $715 $2,653,908,303 2.7%
Operation $1,883 $6,987,299,924 7.1%
Transportation $1,211 $4,493,914,443 4.6%
Other $586 $2,174,575,231 2.2%
Total Support $5,588 $20,732,154,849 21.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,893 $18,154,010,675 18.5%
Total Expenditures $26,450 $98,141,082,849 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%