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Lawrence Union Free School District

Lawrence Union Free School District
195 Broadway, Lawrence, NY 11559
Phone: 516-295-7030
Superintendent: Gary Schall
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Schools

Brandeis School 25 Frost Ln, Lawrence

Cedarhurst Number 5 Elementary School 305 Cedarhurst Ave, Cedarhurst

Drs Yeshiva High School 700 Ibsen St, Woodmere

Haftr Middle School 44 Frost Ln, Lawrence

Hebrew Academy 5 Towns & Rockaway 33 Washington Ave, Lawrence

Hebrew Academy Of Five Towns 635 Central Ave, Cedarhurst

Inwood Number 2 Elementary School 1 Donahue Ave, Inwood

Inwood Number 4 Prim School Wanser Ave, Inwood

Kulanu Torah Academy 68 Washington Ave, Cedarhurst

Lawrence High School 2 Reilly Rd, Cedarhurst

Lawrence Middle School 195 Broadway, Lawrence

Woodmere Number 6 Elementary School 523 Church Ave, Woodmere

Yeshiva Ketana 410 Hungry Harbor Rd, Valley Stream

Lawrence data

Academics 
Grade 4 English - students meeting standards30.7%
Grade 4 Math - students meeting standards23.5%
Grade 8 English - students meeting standards28.5%
Grade 8 Math - students meeting standards17.6%
Average class sizes
Grades 1-620
Math - Grade 819
English - Grade 823
Math - Grade 1020
English - Grade 1019
Demographics
White29%
Black23%
Asian7%
Hispanic41%
Students receiving free or reduced price lunches48%
Limited English proficient students10%

Taxes and spending

  2011-12 2012-13 Change
Budgeted spending $93,155,150 $93,155,150 0.00%
School tax levy $78,937,250 $80,515,995 2.00%
School enrollment 3,159 3,112 -1.49%
Reserve Fund balance $3,543,572 $2,593,572 -26.81%
Appropriated Fund balance $1,536,471 $1,265,705 -17.62%
Undesignated Fund balance $4,023,080 $1,364,381 -66.09%
Undesignated Fund as percent of total budget 4.32% 1.46%  
  2010-11 2011-12 Change
Budgeted spending $94,073,064 $93,155,150 -0.98%
School tax levy $78,937,250 $78,937,250 0.00%
School enrollment 3,159 3,159 0.00%
Reserve Fund balance $7,137,353 $4,009,558 -43.82%
Appropriated Fund balance $4,259,030 $3,127,795 -26.56%
Undesignated Fund balance $1,405,594 $2,905,594 106.72%
Undesignated Fund as percent of total budget 1.49% 3.12%  
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Budgeted staff salaries

Title 2013-2014 Salary Benefits Other Total compensation
Superintendent of Schools $225,000 $72,157 $10,000 $307,157
Assistant Superintendent $199,500 $64,510 $0 $264,010
Deputy Superintendent $189,500 $62,122 $5,000 $256,622
High School Principal $213,955 $0 $0 $213,955
High School Assist. Principal $200,521 $0 $0 $200,521
Elementary Principal $196,054 $0 $0 $196,054
Director Of Facilities And Operations $181,403 $0 $0 $181,403
Middle School Assist. Principal $179,125 $0 $0 $179,125
Elementary Principal $175,010 $0 $0 $175,010
Middle School Support $173,731 $0 $0 $173,731
Middle School Principal ( Jul-Jan) -Retired $138,213 $0 $0 $138,213
Title 2012-2013 Salary Benefits Other Total compensation
Superintendent of Schools $225,000 $51,471 $10,000 $286,471
Assistant Superintendent Academic Affairs $195,000 $45,494 $0 $240,494
Assistant Superintendent Student And Curriculum $185,000 $41,890 $0 $226,890
Principal Middle School $178,868 $0 $0 $178,868
Principal High School $166,740 $0 $0 $166,740
Assistant Principal High School $149,748 $0 $0 $149,748
Elementary Principal $144,642 $0 $0 $144,642
Assistant Principal Middle School $143,094 $0 $0 $143,094
Elementary Principal $140,564 $0 $0 $140,564
Supervisor Pupil Personnel Services $126,621 $0 $0 $126,621
Supervisor Pupil Personnel Services $125,594 $0 $0 $125,594
Director Of Facilities And Operations $124,000 $0 $0 $124,000
Title 2010-2011 Salary Benefits Other Total compensation
Superintendent of Schools $255,000 $71,111 $10,000 $336,111
Assistant Superintendent - Curriculum $166,464 $26,726 $0 $193,190
Principal - High School $181,228 $0 $0 $181,228
Assistant Superintendent - Business $135,187 $32,069 $0 $167,256
Director of Physical Education And Health $166,064 $0 $0 $166,064
Principal - Middle School $166,064 $0 $0 $166,064
Director of Pupil Personnel Services $156,440 $0 $0 $156,440
Curriculum Director Math & Science $153,256 $0 $0 $153,256
Elementary Principal $144,208 $0 $0 $144,208
Director of Music $141,366 $0 $0 $141,366
Assistant Principal - Middle School $135,679 $0 $0 $135,679
Assistant Principal - High School $135,286 $0 $0 $135,286
Elementary Principal $131,859 $0 $0 $131,859
Assistant Principal - Middle School $130,383 $0 $0 $130,383
Supervisor Pupil Personnel Services $126,710 $0 $0 $126,710
Curriculum Director Foreign Language $126,710 $0 $0 $126,710
Supervisor Pupil Persomnnel Services $120,560 $0 $0 $120,560
Elementary Principal $120,560 $0 $0 $120,560
Title 2009-2010 Salary Benefits Other Total compensation
Superintendent of Schools $245,000 $59,386 $0 $304,386
Assistant Superintendent-Curriculum $160,077 $29,608 $0 $189,685
Principal High School $181,228 $0 $0 $181,228
Assistant Superintendent-Business $130,000 $34,985 $0 $164,985
Director of Phys Ed & Health $164,421 $0 $0 $164,421
Principal Middle School $164,421 $0 $0 $164,421
Director of Pupil Personnel Services $154,890 $0 $0 $154,890
Curriculum Director Math & Science $150,064 $0 $0 $150,064
Elementary Principal - Number Five $142,780 $0 $0 $142,780
Director of Music $139,967 $0 $0 $139,967
Director of Technology $138,581 $0 $0 $138,581
Curriculum Director Guidance $135,850 $0 $0 $135,850
Assistant Principal-Middle School $134,333 $0 $0 $134,333
Assistant Principal-High School $133,947 $0 $0 $133,947
Elementary Principal - Number Four $130,548 $0 $0 $130,548
Supervisor Pupil Personnel Services $125,455 $0 $0 $125,455
Curriculum Director Foreign Language $125,455 $0 $0 $125,455
Supervisor Pupil Personnel Services-Middle School $119,367 $0 $0 $119,367
Elementary Principal - Number Two $119,367 $0 $0 $119,367
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Elections

School yearBudgetIncreaseResultElected to board Term
2014-2015$93,000,598-0.16%Tova Plaut (winner, 1,647), Jesse Lunin-Pack (1,610) and Dov Herman (842); Michael Hatten (1,798, winner), Nahum Marcus (1,189); Juan Zapeda (492); David Sussman (winner, 2,194 ).3 yrs
2013-2014$93,000,5980.16%Pass: 2,081-744Michael Hatten, Tova Plaut and David Sussman3 years
2012-2013$93,150,1550.00%Pass: 587 to 255Uri Kaufman and Abel Feldhamer3 years
2011-2012$93,150,155-0.98%Pass: 3,187 to 792Murray Forman and Asher Mansdorf3 years
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