Commack Middle School

  • Commack Middle School serves 1,556 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (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 59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) 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 19% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Commack Middle School's student population of 1,556 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 131 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,556 students
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Total Classroom Teachers131 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Commack Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Commack Middle School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. 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#1475 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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Asian
9%
9%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
81%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.330.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCommack Union Free School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Huntington Station Rolling Hills School
    Grades: K-2 | 254 students
    0.8 miles
    25 Mcculloch Dr
    Huntington Station, NY 11746
    (631)858-3570
    0.8 K-2 254
  • Commack Wood Park School
    Grades: K-2 | 282 students
    0.8 miles
    15 New Hwy
    Commack, NY 11725
    (631)858-3680
    0.8 K-2 282
  • Commack Sawmill Intermediate School
    Grades: 3-5 | 579 students
    1.1 miles
    103 New Hwy
    Commack, NY 11725
    (631)858-3655
    1.1 3-5 579
  • Huntington Station Brentwood Residential Center Alternative School
    Grades: 8-10 | 12 students
    2.0 miles
    1230 Commack Rd
    Huntington Station, NY 11746
    (631)667-1188
    2.0 8-10 12
  • Huntington Station Candlewood Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 871 students
    2.0 miles
    1200 Carlls Straight Path
    Huntington Station, NY 11746
    (631)592-3300
    2.0 6-8 871

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