Cato-meridian Middle School

Cato-meridian Middle School serves 317 students in grades 5 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Cato-meridian Middle School operates within the Cato-meridian Central School District.

School Overview

The student population of 317 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 317 students
Cato-meridian Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Cato-meridian Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Cato-meridian Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Cato-meridian Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Cato-meridian Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
1%
25%
Cato-meridian Middle School Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
2%
18%
Cato-meridian Middle School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
93%
46%
Cato-meridian Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
1%
Cato-meridian Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.13 0.36
Cato-meridian Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
28%
42%
Cato-meridian Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
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.
7%
5%
Cato-meridian Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Cato-meridian Central School District's student population of 1,014 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,616 in this district is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $16,713 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Cato-meridian Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,014 926
Cato-meridian Central   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $19 MM $29 MM
Cato-meridian Central   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $18 MM $30 MM
Cato-meridian Central   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,616 $23,859
Cato-meridian Central   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,713 $24,841
Cato-meridian Central   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Cato-meridian Senior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jordan-elbridge Middle School (8.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cato-meridian Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CatoCato-meridian Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 390 students
    0 miles
    2851 Stateroute 370
    CatoNY 13033
    (315)626-3320
    0PK-4390
  • CatoCato-meridian Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 306 students
    0 miles
    2851 Stateroute 370
    CatoNY 13033
    (315)626-3317
    09-12306
  • JordanJordan-elbridge Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 437 students
    8.5 miles
    9 North Chappell St
    JordanNY 13080
    (315)689-8520
    8.55-8437
  • WeedsportWeedsport Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 428 students
    8.5 miles
    8954 Jackson St
    WeedsportNY 13166
    (315)834-6685
    8.5KG-6428
  • WeedsportWeedsport Junior-senior High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 394 students
    8.8 miles
    2821 East Brutus St
    WeedsportNY 13166
    (315)834-6652
    8.87-12394

School Reviews

2.0  3/17/2016
You have been warned-if you or your child has a disability they will be picked on. I'm a Type 1 Diabetic 6th grader and have been teased for years about food etc. I wish I could go somewhere else but I can't. I'd miss my (What, 5?) good friends there and my teachers. Most of the teachers are good but not all.
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