Peekskill Middle School

Peekskill Middle School serves 706 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Peekskill Middle School operates within the Peekskill City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 706 students has grown by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 706 students
Peekskill Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Peekskill Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Peekskill Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Peekskill Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 16:1 14:1
Peekskill Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
9%
Peekskill Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
55%
25%
Peekskill Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
33%
18%
Peekskill Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
11%
46%
Peekskill Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.58 0.36
Peekskill 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.
53%
42%
Peekskill Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
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.
10%
5%
Peekskill Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Peekskill City School District's student population of 3,231 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The revenue/student of $25,672 is higher than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $27,754 is higher than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Peekskill City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 3,231 926
Peekskill City   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $75 MM $29 MM
Peekskill City   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $81 MM $30 MM
Peekskill City   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $25,672 $23,859
Peekskill City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $27,754 $24,841
Peekskill City   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 Peekskill High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hillcrest School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Woodside School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PeekskillPeekskill High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 860 students
    0.3 miles
    1072 Elm St
    PeekskillNY 10566
    (914)737-0201
    0.39-12860
  • PeekskillWoodside School
    Grades: KG-1 | 518 students
    0.3 miles
    Depew St
    PeekskillNY 10566
    (914)739-0093
    0.3KG-1518
  • PeekskillOakside School
    Grades: 1-3 | 486 students
    0.4 miles
    200 Decatur Ave
    PeekskillNY 10566
    (914)737-1591
    0.41-3486
  • PeekskillHillcrest School
    Grades: 4-5 | 504 students
    1.1 miles
    4 Horton Dr
    PeekskillNY 10566
    (914)739-2284
    1.14-5504
  • PeekskillUriah Hill School
    Grades: PK | 135 students
    1.1 miles
    980 Pemart Ave
    PeekskillNY 10566
    (914)739-6992
    1.1PK135

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