PROFICIENCY 35% 28% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
45%WEST BABYLON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
45%West Babylon
48%New York

Forest Avenue School is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "WEST BABYLON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT" in West Babylon, NY. There are a total of 333 students and 25 teachers at Forest Avenue School, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 112 free lunch students and 29 reduced lunch students.

Forest Avenue School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 34.5%, which is 28% lower than the New York average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students333
Teachers25
Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch112
Reduced lunch29

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Forest Avenue School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All45-49%
340-59%
440-59%
530-39%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All20-24%
311-19%
430-39%
511-19%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Forest Avenue School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian 58.9% 71.1% 64.4% 51.1%
African American 10.9% 6.1% 13.3% 15.9%
Asian 5.6% 4.5% 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 22.5% 16.9% 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.1% 1.1% 2.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Tooker Avenue School37%0.2West Babylon, NY
West Babylon Junior High School43%0.7West Babylon, NY
Santapogue School37%0.7West Babylon, NY
Belmont Elementary School42%0.9West Babylon, NY
Daniel Street School55%1.2Lindenhurst, NY
West Babylon Senior High School97%1.2West Babylon, NY
Lindenhurst Senior High School97%1.2Lindenhurst, NY
Robert Moses Middle School47%1.6North Babylon, NY
William Rall School42%1.6North Lindenhurst, NY
South Bay School27%1.8West Babylon, NY
John F Kennedy School42%1.8West Babylon, NY
William E Deluca Jr Elementary School45%1.8North Babylon, NY

West Babylon demographics profile

StatisticWest BabylonNew YorkNational
Population43,35919,697,457318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)5,57435991
Median age40.638.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%52%55%
Speak English79%70%79%
Speak Spanish12%15%13%

Education level achieved in West Babylon

IndexWest BabylonNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade86.4%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school85.6%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college51.9%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.0%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors24.2%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters8.3%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.2%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.5%1.3%
Source: The Forest Avenue School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.