Walt Whitman 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
482 Woodbury Rd
Woodbury, NY 11797
Phone
(516) 364-5823
District
SYOSSET CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
NASSAU COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
264
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

10

(10 is best)

Better than 94.8% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Walt Whitman Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 86 52
Proficiency in Reading 86 50
Proficiency in Math 86 53

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 86 47
Proficiency in Reading 81 47
Proficiency in Math 90 48

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 65 40
Proficiency in Reading 53 36
Proficiency in Math 76 44

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.99
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.52
AVG FOR STATE 17.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 41 15.5%
Grade 1 49 18.6%
Grade 2 47 17.8%
Grade 3 46 17.4%
Grade 4 38 14.4%
Grade 5 43 16.3%
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 264 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 75.2% 61.5% 45.1%
Black 0.4% 0.5% 17.7%
Hispanic 3.5% 3.6% 26.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 20.5% 34.2% 9.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.2% 0.9%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 1.1% 5.0% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.1% 4.6% 34.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.4% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 35,014 19,849,399
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,573.5 419
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.7% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.9% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 24.7% 34.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.4% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 18.3% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,436 7,302,710
Single Parent Households With Children 3.7% 10.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.8% 86.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 66.0% 35.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 54.3% 16.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.7% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.5% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 7.8% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 6.5% 15.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 3.6% 13.4%
$15,000 or less 4.6% 12.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $22,271 $139,193,750 67.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,462 $9,137,500 4.4%
Staff $1,097 $6,856,250 3.3%
General Administration $544 $3,400,000 1.6%
School Administration $1,425 $8,906,250 4.3%
Operation $2,673 $16,706,250 8.1%
Transportation $1,508 $9,425,000 4.6%
Other $606 $3,787,500 1.8%
Total Support $9,317 $58,231,250 28.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,526 $9,537,500 4.6%
Total Expenditures $33,113 $206,956,250 100.0%
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%