Homestead School

Serves grades KG - 1

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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 Homestead Ave
Garden City, NY 11530
Phone
(516) 478-1700
District
GARDEN CITY UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
NASSAU COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
229
Classroom Teachers
13

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

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Homestead School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48
Proficiency in Reading 50
Proficiency in Math 46

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.89
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.64
AVG FOR STATE 17.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 120 52.4%
Grade 1 109 47.6%
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 0 0.0%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 229 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 89.7% 89.9% 45.1%
Black 0.0% 0.8% 17.7%
Hispanic 7.1% 4.4% 26.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.1% 4.9% 9.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.9%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 2.2% 2.6% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.2% 2.4% 34.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.1% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 22,699 19,849,399
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 4,308.2 419
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.4% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 24.6% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.5% 34.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.2% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 17.3% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,317 7,302,710
Single Parent Households With Children 3.7% 10.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.0% 86.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 72.0% 35.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 53.3% 16.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.7% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.4% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 7.1% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 6.5% 15.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.4% 13.4%
$15,000 or less 3.7% 12.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $16,589 $63,867,650 61.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,445 $5,563,250 5.4%
Staff $646 $2,487,100 2.4%
General Administration $570 $2,194,500 2.1%
School Administration $1,129 $4,346,650 4.2%
Operation $2,425 $9,336,250 9.0%
Transportation $1,288 $4,958,800 4.8%
Other $758 $2,918,300 2.8%
Total Support $8,261 $31,804,850 30.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,062 $7,938,700 7.7%
Total Expenditures $26,912 $103,611,200 100.0%
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%