Mount Markham Senior High School

Mount Markham Senior High School serves 385 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Mount Markham Senior High School operates within the Mount Markham Central School District.
The school district's 84% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 385 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 385 students
Mount Markham Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Mount Markham Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Mount Markham Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 15:1 13:1
Mount Markham Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
Mount Markham Senior High School Asian (1994-2006)
Hispanic
1%
23%
Mount Markham Senior High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
1%
19%
Mount Markham Senior High School Black (1989-2012)
White
96%
48%
Mount Markham Senior High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mount Markham Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Mount Markham 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.
0.08 0.35
Mount Markham Senior High 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.
23%
42%
Mount Markham Senior High 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%
Mount Markham Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,659 students has grown by 100% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Mount Markham Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 2,659 1,324
Mount Markham Central   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 84% 86%
Mount Markham Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $29 MM
Mount Markham Central   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $24 MM $29 MM
Mount Markham Central   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,359 $21,692
Mount Markham Central   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,268 $21,514
Mount Markham 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 Sauquoit Valley High School (7.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mount Markham Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mount Markham Elementary School (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • West WinfieldMount Markham Elementary School
    500 Fairground Rd
    West WinfieldNY 13491
    (315)822-2840
    0 mi | 468 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • West WinfieldMount Markham Middle School
    500 Fairground Rd
    West WinfieldNY 13491
    (315)822-2870
    0 mi | 360 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • SauquoitSauquoit Valley High School
    2601 Oneida St
    SauquoitNY 13456
    (315)839-6316
    7.9 mi | 353 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SauquoitSauquoit Valley Elementary School
    2601 Oneida St
    SauquoitNY 13456
    (315)839-6339
    7.9 mi | 397 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • SauquoitSauquoit Valley Middle School
    2601 Oneida St
    SauquoitNY 13456
    (315)839-6371
    7.9 mi | 306 students | Gr. 5-8                      

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Herkimer 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 0.00, which is lower than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school district in Herkimer County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.