Ulysses Byas Elementary School

60 Underhill Ave, Roosevelt, NY 11575 | (516) 345-7500
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 399
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Lillian Watson
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 399
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 33.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 264 (66.2%)
  • Females: 135 (33.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 45 (11.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 314 (78.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 359 (90.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ulysses Byas Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black22556.4%
Asian--
Hispanic17443.6%
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ulysses Byas Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten338.3%
Kindergarten6416.0%
1st Grade6416.0%
2nd Grade5313.3%
3rd Grade5313.3%
4th Grade5914.8%
5th Grade6015.0%
Ungraded133.3%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 61-70%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
85.0%
District:
88.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
5.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
3.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
29.0%
District:
44.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Ulysses Byas Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Community Member on March 01, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am a retired English teacher from Massapequa H.S. I enjoy volunteering and working with the students and teachers of UB.

    Mrs. Watson, the principal, has always proven to be most gracious and truly cares about the students.

    Bravo, Mrs. Watson!
  • Reviewed by Former Student on February 08, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I STARTED ATTENDING UB WHEN I WAS 6 YEARS OLD I LOVED IT ; THE SCHOOL MY FORMER STUDENTS THE AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES THE TEACHERS AND MY LOVELY PRINCIPAL. I GRADUATED IN 6 GRADE AND OUR TRIP WAS DISNEY WORLD AND MY PROM WAS AT THE CORAL HOUSE I MISS UB SO MUCH ITS THE BEST SCHOOL I COULD HAVE EVER ATTENDED IM IN 10 GRADE NOW AND ATTEND R.H.S ITS NOT AS GREAT AT UB BUT ITS OK

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