Blue Mountain Middle School

7 Furnace Woods Rd
Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Blue Mountain Middle School serves 550 students in grades 6-8.
Blue Mountain 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Blue Mountain Middle School's student population of 550 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students550 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

Blue Mountain 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Blue Mountain Middle School is 0.57, 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 Testing Rank
#2125 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
26%
27%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
60%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.570.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHendrick Hudson Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Blue Mountain Middle School is Walter Panas High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Peekskill Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Furnace Woods Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cortlandt Manor Furnace Woods Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 238 students
    0.3 miles
    239 Watch Hill Rd
    Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567
    (914) 257-5600
    0.3 K-5 238
  • Cortlandt Manor Walter Panas High School Math: ≥99% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 918 students
    1.7 miles
    300 Croton Ave
    Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567
    (914) 739-2823
    1.7 9-12 918
  • Montrose Hendrick Hudson High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 794 students
    2.5 miles
    2166 Albany Post Rd
    Montrose, NY 10548
    (914) 257-5800
    2.5 9-12 794
  • Crompond Lincoln Titus Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 424 students
    2.5 miles
    10 Lincoln Ave
    Crompond, NY 10517
    (914) 528-2519
    2.5 PK-5 424
  • Peekskill Peekskill High School Math: 80% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,054 student
    2.5 miles
    1072 Elm St
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 737-0201
    2.5 9-12 1,054

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