Athena Middle School

  • Athena Middle School serves 786 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (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 43% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Athena Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Athena Middle School's student population of 786 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students786 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Athena Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Athena Middle School is 0.54, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#2221 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
12%
26%
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Black
16%
17%
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White
65%
44%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Athena Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.540.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreece Central School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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