Covert Avenue School

Serves grades PK - 6

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
144 Covert Ave
Elmont, NY 11003
Phone
(516) 326-5560
District
ELMONT UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
NASSAU COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
773
Classroom Teachers
54

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

8

(10 is best)

Better than 72.5% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Covert Avenue School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 58 52
Proficiency in Reading 60 50
Proficiency in Math 56 53

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 47
Proficiency in Reading 60 47
Proficiency in Math 63 48

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 46 40
Proficiency in Reading 45 36
Proficiency in Math 47 44

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 63 47
Proficiency in Reading 62 49
Proficiency in Math 63 45

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.27
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.17
AVG FOR STATE 17.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 40 5.2%
Kindergarten 79 10.2%
Grade 1 92 11.9%
Grade 2 94 12.2%
Grade 3 109 14.1%
Grade 4 129 16.7%
Grade 5 120 15.5%
Grade 6 110 14.2%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 773 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 14.8% 7.0% 45.1%
Black 17.0% 44.1% 17.7%
Hispanic 42.6% 30.5% 26.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 25.3% 17.5% 9.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.8% 0.9%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 63.1% 60.7% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 52.8% 51.2% 34.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.3% 9.5% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 55,932 19,542,209
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 11,403.1 412
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.1% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.2% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.8% 34.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.7% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 13.2% 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 15,256 7,316,537
Single Parent Households With Children 11.5% 10.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.3% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 30.5% 35.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 23.5% 17.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 27.2% 15.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.5% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.6% 15.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.5% 15.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.2% 12.9%
$15,000 or less 3.6% 11.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,425 $51,068,700 62.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $845 $3,214,380 3.9%
Staff $688 $2,617,152 3.2%
General Administration $467 $1,776,468 2.2%
School Administration $1,092 $4,153,968 5.1%
Operation $1,640 $6,238,560 7.6%
Transportation $1,208 $4,595,232 5.6%
Other $631 $2,400,324 2.9%
Total Support $6,571 $24,996,084 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,597 $6,074,988 7.4%
Total Expenditures $21,593 $82,139,772 100.0%
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%