Denton Avenue School

1050 Denton Ave, New Hyde Park, NY 11040 | (516) 305-8400
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 521
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mel Haley
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 521
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 47.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 281 (53.9%)
  • Females: 238 (45.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 3 (0.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 17 (3.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 20 (3.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Denton Avenue School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black10.2%
Asian29757.0%
Hispanic387.3%
White18234.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Denton Avenue School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6913.2%
1st Grade9418.0%
2nd Grade8416.1%
3rd Grade6913.2%
4th Grade11021.1%
5th Grade9518.2%
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:
4.0%
District:
5.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
58.0%
District:
53.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
18.0%
District:
11.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
20.0%
District:
24.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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