Garden City Middle School

98 Cherry Valley Ave

Garden City, NY 11530-0216

Tel: (516)478-3000
Grades: 6-8

969 students

Garden City Middle School serves 969 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Garden City Middle School operates within the Garden City Union Free School District.

Overview

The student population of 969 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 969 students
Garden City Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Garden City Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Garden City Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 11:1 13:1
Garden City Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
8%
Garden City Middle School Asian (1989-2013)
Hispanic
2%
24%
Garden City Middle School Hispanic (1989-2013)
Black
1%
19%
Garden City Middle School Black (1990-2013)
White
93%
47%
Garden City Middle School White (1989-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Garden City Middle School Sch Ethnicity Garden City 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.
0.13 0.36
Garden City Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
n/a
41%
Garden City Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2013)
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 7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,993 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Garden City Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,993 1,015
Garden City Union Free   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $95 MM $29 MM
Garden City Union Free   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $88 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $22,636 $21,692
Garden City Union Free   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $21,066 $21,514
Garden City Union Free   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Garden City High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mineola Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stratford Avenue School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Garden CityGarden City High School
    170 Rockaway Ave
    Garden CityNY 11530
    (516)478-2000
    0.8 mi | 1185 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Garden CityStratford Avenue School
    97 Stratford Ave
    Garden CityNY 11530
    (516)478-1500
    1.2 mi | 648 students | Gr. 2-5                      
  • Garden CityNassau Boces
    Special Education School
    71 Clinton Rd
    Garden CityNY 11530
    (516)396-2200
    Special Education School

    1.2 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • Garden CityStewart School
    501 Stewart Ave
    Garden CityNY 11530
    (516)478-1400
    1.3 mi | 632 students | Gr. 2-5                      
  • West HempsteadGeorge Washington School
    347 William St
    West HempsteadNY 11552
    (516)390-3130
    1.3 mi | 361 students | Gr. 1-5                      

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