Heritage Middle School

Tel: (845)563-3750
Grades 6-8
869 students
Heritage Middle School serves 869 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Heritage Middle School operates within the Newburgh City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 869 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 869 students
Heritage Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Heritage Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
Heritage Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Heritage Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more 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
Heritage Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
9%
Heritage Middle School Asian Students (1991-2014)
Hispanic
41%
25%
Heritage Middle School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
28%
18%
Heritage Middle School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
27%
46%
Heritage Middle School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Heritage Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.69 0.36
Heritage Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
50%
42%
Heritage Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
12%
5%
Heritage Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,384 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $19,898 is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
The district spending/student of $21,198 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has grown by 31% over four years.
School District Name Newburgh City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
2
Number of Students Managed 11,384 926
Newburgh City   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $241 MM $29 MM
Newburgh City   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $256 MM $30 MM
Newburgh City   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $19,898 $23,859
Newburgh City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $21,198 $24,841
Newburgh City   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Kaplan Career Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Temple Hill School (0.5 miles away)
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