Tamarac Elementary School

50 Spence Ave, Holtsville, NY 11742 | (631) 244-5680
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 669
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School Description

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

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 669
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 41.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 326 (48.7%)
  • Females: 343 (51.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 19 (2.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 24 (3.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 43 (6.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Tamarac Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black111.6%
Asian385.7%
Hispanic213.1%
White59789.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Tamarac Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten11316.9%
1st Grade11316.9%
2nd Grade13319.9%
3rd Grade8512.7%
4th Grade12017.9%
5th Grade10515.7%
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%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
1.0%
District:
3.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
7.0%
District:
4.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
43.0%
District:
61.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
21.0%
District:
18.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
14.0%
District:
23.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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