Howard L Goff School

Tel: (518)207-2430
Grades: 6-8

928 students

Howard L Goff School serves 928 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Howard L Goff School operates within the East Greenbush Central School District.

Overview

The student population of 928 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 928 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 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 13:1 13:1
Asian
3%
8%
Hispanic
5%
24%
Black
2%
19%
White
85%
47%
Two or more races
5%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.27 0.36
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.
14%
41%
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.
4%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,181 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District Name East Greenbush Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 4,181 1,015
District Total Revenue $82 MM $29 MM
District Spending $76 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $18,366 $21,692
District Spending / Student $17,011 $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Columbia High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nys Office Of Children And Family Services (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Citizen Edmond Genet School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • East GreenbushCitizen Edmond Genet School
    29 Englewood Ave
    East GreenbushNY 12061
    (518)207-2680
    0.5 mi | 404 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Castleton On HudsonQuestar Iii Boces (r-c-g)
    Special Education School
    10 Empire State Blvd2nd Fl
    Castleton On HudsonNY 12033
    (518)479-6882
    Special Education School

    1.7 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • East GreenbushColumbia High School
    962 Luther Rd
    East GreenbushNY 12061
    (518)207-2010
    2 mi | 1389 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • RensselaerHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Red Mill School
    225 Mccullough Place
    RensselaerNY 12144
    (518)207-2660
    2.1 mi | 406 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Castleton On HudsonGreen Meadow School
    234 Schuurman Rd
    Castleton On HudsonNY 12033
    (518)207-2640
    2.4 mi | 426 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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