Garden City Middle School

98 Cherry Valley Ave

Garden City, NY 11530-0216

Tel: (516)478-3000
Grades 6-8
947 students
Garden City Middle School serves 947 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Garden City Middle School operates within the Garden City Union Free School District.

School Overview

The student population of 947 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 947 students
Garden City Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Garden City Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Garden City Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Garden City Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Garden City Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
9%
Garden City Middle School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
2%
25%
Garden City Middle School Black Students (1991-2013)
White
94%
46%
Garden City Middle School White Students (1989-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.12 0.36
Garden City Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
42%
Garden City Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%

District Comparison

Garden City Union Free School District's student population of 3,934 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $22,550 in this district is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $22,245 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has declined by 17% over four years.
School District Name Garden City Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed 3,934 926
Garden City Union Free   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $94 MM $29 MM
Garden City Union Free   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $93 MM $30 MM
Garden City Union Free   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $22,550 $23,859
Garden City Union Free   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $22,245 $24,841
Garden City Union Free   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Garden City High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mineola Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nassau Boces Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • Garden CityGarden City High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1185 students
    0.7 miles
    170 Rockaway Ave
    Garden CityNY 11530
    (516)478-2000
    0.79-121185
  • Garden CityNassau Boces Elementary SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: PK | 1498 students
    1.1 miles
    71 Clinton Rd
    Garden CityNY 11530
    (516)396-2200
    1.1PK1498
  • Garden CityHemlock School
    Grades: KG-1 | 186 students
    1.2 miles
    78 Bayberry Ave
    Garden CityNY 11530
    (516)478-1600
    1.2KG-1186
  • MineolaMineola Middle School
    Grades: 5-7 | 600 students
    1.2 miles
    200 Emory Rd
    MineolaNY 11501
    (516)237-2500
    1.25-7600
  • Garden CityStewart School
    Grades: 2-5 | 636 students
    1.2 miles
    501 Stewart Ave
    Garden CityNY 11530
    (516)478-1400
    1.22-5636

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