School Details

Vernon School

880 Oyster Bay Rd, East Norwich, NY 11732
(516) 624-6562
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades 3-6 527 students 11 students/teacher (NY avg is 13)

Test Scores by grade

47%
47%
32%
46%
46%
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
  • Oyster Bay-East Norwich Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

55%
55%
33%
65%
65%
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
  • Oyster Bay-East Norwich Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

41%
41%
30%
52%
52%
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
  • Oyster Bay-East Norwich Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

39%
39%
29%
72%
72%
38%

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
  • Oyster Bay-East Norwich Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Vernon School is a public middle school in East Norwich. The principal of Vernon School is MS. NANCY GAIMAN, who can be contacted at ngaiman@obenschools.org. 527 students attend Vernon School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and Asian. 5% of the Vernon School students have "limited English proficiency." 20% of the 527 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Vernon School is 11:1. St Dominic Elementary School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Spanish

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 73% 78%
Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 4%
Asian 3% %
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 4%
Multiracial 2% %
Hispanic 18% 14%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 20% 17%
Limited English proficiency 5% 4%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    Wonderful school. Small class sizes. Great teachers but a low key environment where children thrive and learn. Demographics are wonderful and I would never put my children anywhere else. This is from two very educated parents with advanced degrees. We couldn't ask for anything more.

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