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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (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
291
Classroom Teachers
25

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

10

(10 is best)

Better than 95.3% 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 89 54
Proficiency in Reading 85 52
Proficiency in Math 93 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 82 49
Proficiency in Reading 80 48
Proficiency in Math 84 51

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 42
Proficiency in Reading 57 38
Proficiency in Math 83 47

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.64
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.50
AVG FOR STATE 12.73
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 42 14.4%
Grade 1 52 17.9%
Grade 2 45 15.5%
Grade 3 55 18.9%
Grade 4 47 16.2%
Grade 5 48 16.5%
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 291 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 73.5% 55.9% 44.0%
Black 1.4% 0.6% 17.3%
Hispanic 3.2% 4.3% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 21.9% 38.9% 9.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 2.4% 6.9% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.4% 6.2% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.7% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 34,564 19,453,561
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,540.5 410
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.4% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.5% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.6% 34.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.8% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 19.6% 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,262 7,283,347
Single Parent Households With Children 3.2% 10.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.4% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 66.0% 35.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 55.0% 17.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.6% 15.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.2% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 8.3% 15.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 6.2% 15.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.4% 12.9%
$15,000 or less 4.3% 11.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $22,372 $142,397,780 66.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,473 $9,375,645 4.4%
Staff $1,231 $7,835,315 3.7%
General Administration $598 $3,806,270 1.8%
School Administration $1,417 $9,019,205 4.2%
Operation $2,733 $17,395,545 8.1%
Transportation $1,471 $9,362,915 4.4%
Other $693 $4,410,945 2.1%
Total Support $9,617 $61,212,205 28.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,706 $10,858,690 5.1%
Total Expenditures $33,695 $214,468,675 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,565 $23,130,768,419 57.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $617 $1,667,305,640 4.2%
Staff $511 $1,380,892,424 3.4%
General Administration $315 $849,713,552 2.1%
School Administration $593 $1,601,010,298 4.0%
Operation $1,022 $2,759,510,008 6.9%
Transportation $819 $2,212,954,110 5.5%
Other $371 $1,001,621,336 2.5%
Total Support $4,248 $11,473,049,755 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,038 $5,503,281,991 13.7%
Total Expenditures $14,851 $40,107,079,029 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%