A Macarthur Barr Middle School 5-6 Academy For Excellence

  • A Macarthur Barr Middle School 5-6 Academy For Excellence serves 368 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 49% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • A Macarthur Barr Middle School 5-6 Academy For Excellence placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57%.

Top Placements

A Macarthur Barr Middle School 5-6 Academy For Excellence places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • A Macarthur Barr Middle School 5-6 Academy For Excellence's student population of 368 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students368 students
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of A Macarthur Barr Middle School 5-6 Academy For Excellence by grade.

School Comparison

  • A Macarthur Barr Middle School 5-6 Academy For Excellence is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of A Macarthur Barr Middle School 5-6 Academy For Excellence is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1560 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
74%
50%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
49%
47%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
Asian
16%
9%
Hispanic
26%
27%
Black
5%
17%
White
50%
43%
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in A Macarthur Barr Middle School 5-6 Academy For Excellence.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.660.71
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
51%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNanuet Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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