South Salem Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
10 Newbury Rd
Port Washington, NY 11050
Phone
(516) 767-5400
District
PORT WASHINGTON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
NASSAU COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
437
Classroom Teachers
30

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

9

(10 is best)

Better than 83.7% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

South Salem Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 68 52
Proficiency in Reading 66 50
Proficiency in Math 69 53

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 66 47
Proficiency in Reading 64 47
Proficiency in Math 67 48

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 40
Proficiency in Reading 58 36
Proficiency in Math 64 44

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.56
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.44
AVG FOR STATE 17.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 77 17.6%
Grade 1 76 17.4%
Grade 2 65 14.9%
Grade 3 73 16.7%
Grade 4 90 20.6%
Grade 5 56 12.8%
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 437 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 70.6% 65.2% 45.1%
Black 1.2% 1.5% 17.7%
Hispanic 19.2% 21.9% 26.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.0% 11.2% 9.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.9%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 14.9% 19.2% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.5% 17.5% 34.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.4% 1.7% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 31,397 19,542,209
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,989.5 412
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.1% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.7% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.6% 34.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.2% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 19.4% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,256 7,189,693
Single Parent Households With Children 6.8% 10.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.1% 86.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 62.4% 35.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 39.8% 16.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.9% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.3% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.7% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.8% 15.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.1% 13.4%
$15,000 or less 4.3% 12.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $17,692 $94,722,968 65.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,206 $6,456,924 4.4%
Staff $769 $4,117,226 2.8%
General Administration $418 $2,237,972 1.5%
School Administration $1,086 $5,814,444 4.0%
Operation $2,185 $11,698,490 8.0%
Transportation $1,074 $5,750,196 4.0%
Other $529 $2,832,266 1.9%
Total Support $7,268 $38,912,872 26.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,212 $11,843,048 8.1%
Total Expenditures $27,173 $145,484,242 100.0%
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%