West Sand Lake Elementary School



West Sand Lake Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Sand Lake Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 59
1 60
2 69
3 72
4 70
5 66
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 1

West Sand Lake Elementary School is a public elementary school located in West Sand Lake, NY in the Averill Park Central School District. It enrolls 397 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Sand Lake Elementary School is the 1,717th largest public school in New York and the 32,384th largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 397
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.93
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,384th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 1,717th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,036th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 2,029th out of 2,753

Show Your School Spirit With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Find Former WSLES Alumni

West Sand Lake Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 205
(52%)
899
(49%)
 Male 192
(48%)
925
(51%)

West Sand Lake Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 369
(93%)
1,706
(94%)
 Hispanic 12
(3%)
45
(2%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
39
(2%)
 Black 5
(1%)
14
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
20
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Sand Lake Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 315
(79%)
1,446
(79%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 70
(18%)
304
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(3%)
74
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, West Sand Lake Elementary School is ranked 2,110th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Sand Lake Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (20.7%) is significantly 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.

West Sand Lake Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 509
2006 491
2007 487
2008 469
2009 458
2010 478
2011 440
2012 420
2013 418
2014 405
2015 397

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 14.4
2007 15.5
2008 14.7
2009 13.9
2010 12.9
2011 15
2012 15.6
2013 16.1
2014 14
2015 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.12180746561886
2006 0.10997963340122
2007 0.13552361396304
2008 0.13432835820896
2009 0.10480349344978
2010 0.13807531380753
2011 0.16136363636364
2012 0.17142857142857
2013 0.188995215311
2014 0.18765432098765
2015 0.20654911838791

Compare West Sand Lake Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 20.7%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Sand Lake Elementary School
West Sand Lake, NY
Public KG - 05 397 15.3:1  
Algonquin Middle School
Averill Park, NY
Public 06 - 08 657 13.6:1 3 miles
Robert C Parker School
Wynantskill, NY
Private PK - 08 115 8:1 3 miles
Sand Lake-Miller Hill School
Averill Park, NY
Public KG - 05 386 14.3:1 4 miles
Poestenkill Elementary School
Poestenkill, NY
Public KG - 05 384 15.4:1 4 miles
Woodland Hill Montessori School
Rensselaer, NY
Private PK - 08 290 6:1 5 miles
St Jude the Apostle School
Wynantskill, NY
Private PK - 06 226 10:1 5 miles
Bell Top School
Troy, NY
Public KG - 09 289 13.7:1 5 miles
Gardner-Dickinson School
Wynantskill, NY
Public KG - 08 337 10.6:1 5 miles
Ps 16
Troy, NY
Public KG - 05 314 12.1:1 6 miles
Sacred Heart School
Troy, NY
Private PK - 06 193 9:1 6 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2020. ElementarySchools.org.