East Middle School

  • East Middle School serves 1,083 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (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 13% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • East Middle School's student population of 1,083 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,083 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Middle School is 0.28, 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#3785 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
84%
26%
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Black
11%
17%
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White
4%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.280.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrentwood Union Free School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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music availability is 100 percent and the new principal is all about discipline the children by watching what is not proper to wear around the school. YES if the children want to learn the staff is ready and patient.
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