James A Dever School

Serves grades KG - 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
585 N Corona Ave
Valley Stream, NY 11580
Phone
(516) 568-6120
District
VALLEY STREAM 13 UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
NASSAU COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
489
Classroom Teachers
38

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

8

(10 is best)

Better than 71.0% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

James A Dever School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 52
Proficiency in Reading 56 50
Proficiency in Math 67 53

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 43 47
Proficiency in Reading 46 47
Proficiency in Math 39 48

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 40
Proficiency in Reading 51 36
Proficiency in Math 68 44

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 47
Proficiency in Reading 65 49
Proficiency in Math 55 45

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.94
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.01
AVG FOR STATE 17.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 57 11.7%
Grade 1 62 12.7%
Grade 2 54 11.0%
Grade 3 69 14.1%
Grade 4 90 18.4%
Grade 5 75 15.3%
Grade 6 81 16.6%
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 489 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 45.6% 29.0% 45.1%
Black 15.8% 23.9% 17.7%
Hispanic 25.0% 28.3% 26.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 11.5% 17.0% 9.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.1% 1.8% 0.9%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 21.7% 28.9% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.2% 24.2% 34.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.5% 4.8% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 29,583 19,542,209
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 9,122.5 412
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.2% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.4% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.3% 34.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.1% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 18.1% 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,317 7,316,537
Single Parent Households With Children 7.7% 10.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.5% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 40.6% 35.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 29.8% 17.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 25.3% 15.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.8% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.6% 15.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.8% 15.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.6% 12.9%
$15,000 or less 3.1% 11.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $14,809 $30,328,832 66.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $888 $1,818,624 4.0%
Staff $914 $1,871,872 4.1%
General Administration $654 $1,339,392 3.0%
School Administration $766 $1,568,768 3.5%
Operation $1,253 $2,566,144 5.7%
Transportation $1,123 $2,299,904 5.1%
Other $686 $1,404,928 3.1%
Total Support $6,283 $12,867,584 28.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,038 $2,125,824 4.7%
Total Expenditures $22,130 $45,322,240 100.0%
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%