School Details

Lake Placid Elementary School

318 Old Military Rd, Lake Placid, NY 12946
(518) 523-3640
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 296 students 10 students/teacher (NY avg is 13)

Test Scores by grade

31%
30%
32%
33%
33%
42%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • Lake Placid Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

27%
27%
33%
33%
32%
43%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • Lake Placid Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

30%
30%
30%
40%
40%
40%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • Lake Placid Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Lake Placid Elementary School is a public elementary school in North Elba. The principal of Lake Placid Elementary School is MR. BRIAN LATELLA, who can be contacted at jperez@lakeplacidcsd.net. 296 students go to Lake Placid Elementary School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Asian; and Multiracial. 0% of the Lake Placid Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 29% of the 296 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Lake Placid Elementary School is 10:1. St Agnes School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Chorus

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Spanish

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 95% 96%
Asian 3% %
Multiracial 2% %
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Hispanic 0% 0.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 29% 26%
Limited English proficiency 0% 0%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    i love the lake placid elementary school because the teachers are supportive of the students strive for the best academically love parent involvement in learning and make it a wonderful school to live and learn -- wonderful and excellent school

  • (6 years ago)

    I agree. MOST of the teachers are wonderful and the support staf is terrific. But the school has limited leadership in Rick Retrosi.

  • (9 years ago)

    The teachers are great at the elementary school but the principal leadership is severely lacking.

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Overall score

(based on 6 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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