Farragut Middle School

Farragut Middle School serves 493 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Farragut Middle School operates within the Hastings-on-hudson Union Free School District.

Overview

The student population of 493 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 493 students
Farragut Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Farragut Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Farragut Middle School 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 0.42 is less than the state average of 1.03. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Farragut Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
8%
8%
Farragut Middle School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
10%
23%
Farragut Middle School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
2%
19%
Farragut Middle School Black (1989-2012)
White
75%
48%
Farragut Middle School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Farragut Middle School Sch Ethnicity Farragut 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.
0.42 1.03
Farragut Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
5%
42%
Farragut 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.
2%
7%
Farragut Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,567 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Hastings-on-hudson Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,567 1,324
Hastings-on-hudson Union Free   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $42 MM $29 MM
District Spending $38 MM $29 MM
Hastings-on-hudson Union Free   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $26,886 $21,692
Hastings-on-hudson Union Free   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $24,464 $21,514
Hastings-on-hudson Union Free   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Hastings High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Ziccolella Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hillside Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hastings On Hudson Hastings High School
    1 Mt Hope Blvd
    Hastings On Hudson , NY , 10706
    (914)478-6250
    0.2  mi  |  513  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Hastings On Hudson Hillside Elementary School
    120 Lefurgy Ave
    Hastings On Hudson , NY , 10706
    (914)478-6270
    0.5  mi  |  561  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Dobbs Ferry Clark Academy
    Special Education School
    71 South Broadway
    Dobbs Ferry , NY , 10522
    (914)798-7200
    Special Education School
    0.8  mi  |  137  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Hastings On Hudson Martin Luther King Junior High School
    Special Education School
    1 South Broadway
    Hastings On Hudson , NY , 10706
    (914)478-1161
    Special Education School
    1.1  mi  |  128  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Hastings On Hudson Ziccolella Elementary School
    Special Education School
    1 South Broadway
    Hastings On Hudson , NY , 10706
    (914)478-8004
    Special Education School
    1.1  mi  |  198  students  |  Gr.  KG-9

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