Otto L Shortell Middle School

Tel: (315)363-1050
Grades: 6-8

568 students

Otto L Shortell Middle School serves 568 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Otto L Shortell Middle School operates within the Oneida City School District.

Overview

The student population of 568 students has grown by 38% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 568 students
Otto L Shortell Middle School Total Students (1995-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Otto L Shortell Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1995-2012)
Students by Grade Otto L Shortell Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Otto L Shortell Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1995-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
8%
Otto L Shortell Middle School Asian (1995-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
23%
Otto L Shortell Middle School Hispanic (2005-2012)
Black
1%
19%
Otto L Shortell Middle School Black (1995-2012)
White
95%
48%
Otto L Shortell Middle School White (1995-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Otto L Shortell Middle School Sch Ethnicity Otto L Shortell Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.10 0.35
Otto L Shortell Middle School Diversity Score (1995-2012)
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.
32%
42%
Otto L Shortell Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2012)
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.
6%
7%
Otto L Shortell Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,554 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Oneida City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,554 1,324
Oneida City   School District Number of Students Managed (1995-2012)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $29 MM
Oneida City   School District Total Revenue (1995-2009)
District Spending $40 MM $29 MM
Oneida City   School District Spending (1995-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,075 $21,692
Oneida City   School District Revenue / Student (1995-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,594 $21,514
Oneida City   School District Spending / Student (1995-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Canastota High School (2.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Roberts Street Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Side Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Canastota South Side Elementary School
    200 High St
    Canastota , NY , 13032
    (315)697-6372
    2.1  mi  |  220  students  |  Gr.  2-3
  • Canastota Roberts Street Middle School
    120 Roberts St
    Canastota , NY , 13032
    (315)697-2029
    2.1  mi  |  340  students  |  Gr.  4-6
  • Canastota Canastota High School
    101 Roberts St
    Canastota , NY , 13032
    (315)697-2003
    2.1  mi  |  745  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Canastota Peterboro Street Elementary School
    220 North Peterboro St
    Canastota , NY , 13032
    (315)697-2027
    2.1  mi  |  204  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • Oneida Oneida Senior High School
    560 Seneca St
    Oneida , NY , 13421
    (315)363-6901
    2.9  mi  |  714  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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