Gates-chili Middle School

Grades: 6-8

992 students

Gates-chili Middle School serves 992 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Gates-chili Middle School operates within the Gates-chili Central School District.

Overview

The student population of 992 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 992 students
Gates-chili Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Gates-chili Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Gates-chili Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 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 13:1
Gates-chili Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
4%
8%
Gates-chili Middle School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
9%
24%
Gates-chili Middle School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
19%
19%
Gates-chili Middle School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
65%
47%
Gates-chili Middle School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
2%
1%
Gates-chili Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Gates-chili 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.
0.54 0.36
Gates-chili 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.
30%
41%
Gates-chili Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
15%
7%
Gates-chili Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,480 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,662 is less than the state average of $21,692. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,851 is less than the state average of $21,514. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District Name Gates-chili Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 4,480 1,015
Gates-chili Central   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $87 MM $29 MM
Gates-chili Central   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $88 MM $29 MM
Gates-chili Central   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,662 $21,692
Gates-chili Central   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,851 $21,514
Gates-chili Central   School District 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 Gates-chili High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Irondequoit Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is School 39-andrew J Townson (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RochesterGates-chili High School
    1 Spartan Way
    RochesterNY 14624
    (585)247-5050
    0 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1419 students                      
  • RochesterNortheast College Preparatory High School
    940 Fernwood Park
    RochesterNY 14609
    (585)324-9273
    0.6 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 543 students                      
  • RochesterNorthwest College Preparatory High School
    940 Fernwood Park
    RochesterNY 14609
    (585)324-9289
    0.6 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 501 students                      
  • RochesterSchool 39-andrew J Townson
    145 Midland Ave
    RochesterNY 14621
    (585)467-8816
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 611 students                      
  • RochesterLaurelton-pardee Intermediate School
    600 Pardee Rd
    RochesterNY 14609
    (585)339-1370
    0.7 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 291 students                      

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