James A Dever School

5/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
17
Grades
K-6
Students
491
Type
Public
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Academics
9/10
Test scores
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Math
54%
State avg 42%
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English
63%
State avg 37%
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2/10
Student progress

Very concerning:

Students at this school are making far less academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

Depending on the school's test scores, student progress (also known as student growth) means different things.

Very low progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point and falling even farther behind their peers.

Very low progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills but that the school is not contributing to student learning as much as other schools in the state.

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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to improve its programs.

Equity
Environment
Students
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Hispanic
Black
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
Two or more races
American Indian/Alaska Native
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
13 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
2%
State avg: 8%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 99%
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Neighborhood
585 North Corona Avenue
Valley Stream, NY 11580
PRINCIPAL - MR. DARREN GRUEN - School leader
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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