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Homestead School

Serves grades KG - 1

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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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2 Homestead Ave
Garden City, NY 11530
Phone
(516) 478-1700
District
GARDEN CITY UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
NASSAU COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
228
Classroom Teachers
19

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

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(10 is best)

Better than ×% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

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(10 is best)

Homestead School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
No Data
54%
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53%
No Data
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
12
13
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 133 58.3%
Grade 1 95 41.7%
Total 228 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 75.8% 84.3% 42.8%
Black 0.0% 0.9% 17.0%
Hispanic 10.1% 6.7% 29.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 14.1% 8.1% 10.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 1.9% 53.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 1.8% 50.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.1% 3.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 22,384 19,835,913
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 4,248.4 418
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.3% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.2% 17.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.1% 33.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.9% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 17.5% 16.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,338 7,283,084
Single Parent Households With Children 2.0% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.7% 87.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 73.7% 37.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 58.2% 19.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.2% 16.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.2% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 7.2% 15.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 5.8% 14.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 2.6% 11.8%
$15,000 or less 2.9% 11.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $17,358 $67,262,250 61.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,465 $5,676,875 5.2%
Staff $666 $2,580,750 2.4%
General Administration $582 $2,255,250 2.1%
School Administration $1,199 $4,646,125 4.2%
Operation $2,187 $8,474,625 7.7%
Transportation $1,439 $5,576,125 5.1%
Other $798 $3,092,250 2.8%
Total Support $8,335 $32,298,125 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,634 $10,206,750 9.3%
Total Expenditures $28,328 $109,771,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,347 $24,365,992,250 56.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $1,770,945,376 4.1%
Staff $579 $1,510,417,603 3.5%
General Administration $341 $890,089,851 2.1%
School Administration $647 $1,685,729,510 3.9%
Operation $1,130 $2,945,672,595 6.8%
Transportation $900 $2,345,074,801 5.5%
Other $412 $1,072,684,047 2.5%
Total Support $4,688 $12,220,505,901 28.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,471 $6,440,958,870 15.0%
Total Expenditures $16,506 $43,027,539,715 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%