Massena Senior High School

84 Nightengale Ave

Massena, NY 13662-1999

Tel: (315)764-3710
Grades: 9-12

852 students

Massena Senior High School serves 852 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Massena Senior High School operates within the Massena Central School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 852 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 852 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Students by Grade Massena Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 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 17:1 13:1
Massena Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
15%
1%
Asian
1%
8%
White
80%
48%
All Ethnic Groups Massena Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Massena Senior High 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.
0.34 0.35
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%
42%
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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,848 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Massena Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,848 1,324
Graduation Rate 81% 86%
Massena Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $29 MM
Massena Central   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $54 MM $29 MM
Massena Central   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,496 $21,692
Massena Central   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $19,235 $21,514
Massena Central   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 Saint Lawrence High School (10.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is J William Leary Junior High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nightengale Elementary School (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MassenaNightengale Elementary School
    84 Nightengale Ave
    MassenaNY 13662
    (315)764-3750
    0 mi | 496 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • MassenaJ William Leary Junior High School
    1 School St
    MassenaNY 13662
    (315)764-3720
    0.2 mi | 453 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • MassenaMadison Elementary School
    25 Owl Ave
    MassenaNY 13662
    (315)764-3740
    1.6 mi | 544 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • MassenaJefferson Elementary School
    75 Bailey Rd
    MassenaNY 13662
    (315)764-3730
    1.7 mi | 503 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Brasher FallsSaint Lawrence High School
    1039 State Hwy 11c
    Brasher FallsNY 13613
    (315)389-5131
    10.6 mi | 352 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Saint Lawrence County, NY public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.09, which is lower than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school district in Saint Lawrence County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.