Emerson J Dillon Middle School

116 Volney St,

Phoenix, NY, 13135-9780

Tel: (315)695-1521
Grades: 5-8

648 students

Emerson J Dillon Middle School serves 648 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Emerson J Dillon Middle School operates within the Phoenix Central School District.

Overview

The student population of 648 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 648 students
Emerson J Dillon Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Emerson J Dillon Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Emerson J Dillon Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
Emerson J Dillon Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Emerson J Dillon Middle School American Indian (1989-2012)
Asian
n/a
8%
Emerson J Dillon Middle School Asian (1996-2009)
Hispanic
n/a
23%
Emerson J Dillon Middle School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
n/a
19%
Emerson J Dillon Middle School Black (1989-2011)
White
96%
48%
Emerson J Dillon Middle School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Emerson J Dillon Middle School Sch Ethnicity Emerson J Dillon 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.
0.08 0.68
Emerson J Dillon 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.
35%
42%
Emerson J Dillon 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.
9%
7%
Emerson J Dillon Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,074 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
School District Name Phoenix Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 2,074 1,136
Phoenix Central   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $40 MM $29 MM
Phoenix Central   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $64 MM $29 MM
Phoenix Central   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,414 $21,692
Phoenix Central   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $27,536 $21,514
Phoenix Central   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 John C Birdlebough High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Theodore R Durgee Junior High School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Michael A Maroun Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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