Shaw Avenue School



Shaw Avenue School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Shaw Avenue School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 81
1 113
2 119
3 113
4 135
5 107
6 112
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Shaw Avenue School is a public elementary school located in Valley Stream, NY in the Valley Stream 30 Union Free School District. It enrolls 780 students in grades 1st through 12th. Shaw Avenue School is the 316th largest public school in New York and the 4,958th largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 780
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 50.77
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,958th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 316th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,072nd out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 454th out of 2,753

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Shaw Avenue School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 413
(53%)
822
(53%)
 Female 367
(47%)
715
(47%)

Shaw Avenue School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 281
(36%)
595
(39%)
 Hispanic 256
(33%)
442
(29%)
 Asian 182
(23%)
379
(25%)
 White 35
(4%)
64
(4%)
 Two or More 26
(3%)
55
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Shaw Avenue School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 468
(60%)
923
(60%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 258
(33%)
489
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 54
(7%)
125
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Shaw Avenue School is ranked 839th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Shaw Avenue School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.0%) is slightly lower than the state average of 53.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Shaw Avenue School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 685
2006 686
2007 671
2008 657
2009 693
2010 683
2011 760
2012 780
2013 724
2014 775
2015 780

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 15.9
2007 14.7
2008 14.8
2009 14.4
2010 13.9
2011 14.1
2012 15.3
2013 14.5
2014 15.5
2015 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22335766423358
2006 0.2798833819242
2007 0.21013412816692
2008 0.28310502283105
2009 0.3015873015873
2010 0.30893118594436
2011 0.30526315789474
2012 0.36538461538462
2013 0.31353591160221
2014 0.41806451612903
2015 0.4

Compare Shaw Avenue School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 40.0%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 06 780 15.4:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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