Heritage Middle School

Tel: (845)563-3750
Grades: 6-8

971 students

Heritage Middle School serves 971 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Heritage Middle School operates within the Newburgh City School District.

Overview

The student population of 971 students has grown by 44% over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 971 students
Heritage Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Heritage Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Heritage Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more 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 15:1 13:1
Heritage Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
8%
Heritage Middle School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
39%
23%
Heritage Middle School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
26%
19%
Heritage Middle School Black (1989-2012)
White
30%
48%
Heritage Middle School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Heritage Middle School Sch Ethnicity Heritage 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.
0.70 0.35
Heritage 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.
49%
42%
Heritage Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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.
10%
7%
Heritage Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,508 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Newburgh City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 12,508 1,324
Newburgh City   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $246 MM $29 MM
Newburgh City   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $254 MM $29 MM
Newburgh City   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $19,978 $21,692
Newburgh City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $20,628 $21,514
Newburgh City   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 Newburgh Free Academy Main Campus (2.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is South Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Temple Hill School (0.5 miles away)
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