Dryden Street School

545 Dryden St, Westbury, NY 11590 | (516) 876-5039
  • Grades: PK-KG
  • Student Enrollment: 623
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 623 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-KG
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Dale Telmer
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 623
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 38.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 309 (49.6%)
  • Females: 311 (49.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 89 (14.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 421 (67.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 510 (81.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Dryden Street School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black12920.7%
Asian40.6%
Hispanic45372.7%
White325.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Dryden Street School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten25641.1%
Kindergarten36758.9%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 91-100%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
99.0%
District:
94.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
3.0%
District:
1.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
1.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
2.0%
District:
1.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
13.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
59.0%
District:
53.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
8.0%
District:
11.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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