50 N Lark Ave
Albany, NY 12210
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Edmund J O'neal Middle School Of Excellence serves 473 students in grades 6-8.
Edmund J O'neal Middle School Of Excellence 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 17% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
473 students
Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Edmund J O'neal Middle School Of Excellence is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Edmund J O'neal Middle School Of Excellence is 0.53, 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 1985-1986 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#4117 out of 4228 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Edmund J O'neal Middle School Of Excellence, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Edmund J O'neal Middle School Of Excellence and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Edmund J O'neal Middle School Of Excellence and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
9%
Hispanic
15%
27%
Black
66%
17%
White
10%
43%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Edmund J O'neal Middle School Of Excellence.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.53
National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
51%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
School District Name
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 473 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53

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