Cheektowaga Middle School

  • Cheektowaga Middle School serves 619 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower 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 26% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cheektowaga Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Cheektowaga Middle School's student population of 619 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students619 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cheektowaga 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 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cheektowaga Middle School 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)#3699 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
8%
27%
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Black
38%
17%
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White
44%
43%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cheektowaga Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.660.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCheektowaga Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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