Farragut Middle School

  • Farragut Middle School serves 520 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (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 64% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Farragut Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Farragut Middle School's student population of 520 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students520 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Farragut Middle School is ranked within the top 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 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Farragut Middle School is 0.38, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1381 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
10%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
78%
44%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score0.380.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHastings-On-Hudson Union Free School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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    1.1 miles
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  • Dobbs Ferry Greenburgh Eleven High School Special Education School
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