Polk Street School

960 Polk Ave, Franklin Square, NY 11010 | (516) 326-3785
  • Grades: KG-6
  • Student Enrollment: 690
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Elizabeth Hunt
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 690
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 40.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 344 (49.9%)
  • Females: 345 (50.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 43 (6.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 28 (4.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 71 (10.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Polk Street School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black111.6%
Asian466.7%
Hispanic8111.7%
White55179.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Polk Street School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten8612.5%
1st Grade10314.9%
2nd Grade9714.1%
3rd Grade10815.7%
4th Grade9013.0%
5th Grade10615.4%
6th Grade10014.5%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 1-10%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
96.0%
District:
96.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
10.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
32.0%
District:
31.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
7.0%
District:
10.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
14.0%
District:
10.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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