Suffern Middle School

Grades: 6-8

1,107 students

Suffern Middle School serves 1,107 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Suffern Middle School operates within the Ramapo Central (suffern) School District.

Overview

The student population of 1107 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 93 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,107 students
Suffern Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 93 teachers
Suffern Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Suffern 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 0.47 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
Suffern Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Suffern Middle School American Indian Students (2011-2013)
Asian
7%
8%
Suffern Middle School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
15%
24%
Suffern Middle School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
6%
19%
Suffern Middle School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
71%
47%
Suffern Middle School White Students (1989-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Suffern 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.
0.47 0.36
Suffern 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.
14%
41%
Suffern 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.
2%
7%
Suffern Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,529 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $24,559 is higher than the state average of $21,692. The district revenue/student has grown by 37% over four years.
The district spending/student of $23,629 is higher than the state average of $21,514. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Ramapo Central (suffern) School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 4,529 1,015
Ramapo Central   (suffern) School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $115 MM $29 MM
Ramapo Central   (suffern) School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $111 MM $29 MM
Ramapo Central   (suffern) School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $24,559 $21,692
Ramapo Central   (suffern) School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $23,629 $21,514
Ramapo Central   (suffern) 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 Suffern Senior High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Joyce Kilmer Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montebello Road School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SuffernMontebello Road School
    50 Montebello Rd
    SuffernNY 10901
    (845)357-4466
    0.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 389 students                      
  • SuffernRichard P Connor Elementary School
    13 Cypress Rd
    SuffernNY 10901
    (845)357-2858
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 469 students                      
  • SuffernSuffern Senior High School
    49 Viola Rd
    SuffernNY 10901
    (845)357-3800
    1.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1484 students                      
  • SuffernViola Elementary School
    557route 202
    SuffernNY 10901
    (845)357-8315
    1.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 414 students                      
  • Suffern Cherry Lane Elementary School
    1 Heather Dr
    SuffernNY 10901
    (845)357-3988
    2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 421 students                      

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