Central School

1100 Palmer Ave, Larchmont, NY 10538 | (914) 220-3400
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 498
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School Description

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

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 498
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 39.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 251 (50.4%)
  • Females: 235 (47.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 30 (6.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 30 (6.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 60 (12.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Central School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black153.0%
Asian326.4%
Hispanic8416.9%
White35571.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Central School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7314.7%
1st Grade8116.3%
2nd Grade8517.1%
3rd Grade8517.1%
4th Grade9318.7%
5th Grade7815.7%
Ungraded30.6%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 11-20%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
96.0%
District:
96.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
19.0%
District:
16.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
5.0%
District:
1.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
1.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
2.0%
District:
1.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
75.0%
District:
58.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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