West Point Middle School

Tel: (914)938-2923
Grades: 5-8

Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 52%.
West Point Middle School operates within the Virginia/new York School District.

Overview

Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students n/a
Gender % n/a / n/a
Total Classroom Teachers n/a

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.00 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 n/a 13:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
Hispanic
n/a
23%
Black
n/a
19%
White
n/a
48%
All Ethnic Groups West Point Middle School Sch Ethnicity West Point 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.
0.00 0.68
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.
n/a 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.
n/a 7%

District Comparison

School District Name Virginia/new York School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed n/a 1,136
Virginia/new York  School District Number of Students Managed (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $29 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $21,692
District Spending / Student n/a $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Haldane High School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Cornwall Middle School (4.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Point Elementary School (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • West Point West Point Elementary School
    Bldg 705a Barry Rd
    West Point , NY , 10996
    (914)938-2313
    0  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Cold Spring Haldane High School
    15 Craigside Dr
    Cold Spring , NY , 10516
    (845)265-9254
    1.5  mi  |  303  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Cold Spring Haldane Elementary Middle School
    15 Craigside Dr
    Cold Spring , NY , 10516
    (845)265-9254
    1.5  mi  |  580  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Garrison Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Garrison School
    1100route 9d
    Garrison , NY , 10524
    (845)424-3689
    2.3  mi  |  239  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Highland Falls Highland Falls Intermediate School
    52 Mountain Ave
    Highland Falls , NY , 10928
    (845)446-4761
    2.3  mi  |  341  students  |  Gr.  3-8

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