Felix Festa Determination Middle School

30 Parrott Rd
West Nyack, NY 10994
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Felix Festa Determination Middle School serves 683 students in grades 8.
Felix Festa Determination 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Felix Festa Determination Middle School's student population of 683 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8
Total Students683 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

Felix Festa Determination 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Felix Festa Determination Middle School is 0.56, 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 Testing Rank
#1560 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
16%
9%
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Hispanic
16%
27%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
63%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.560.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClarkstown Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Felix Festa Determination Middle School is Rockland Boces (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Felix Festa Character Middle School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Felix Festa Achievement Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Nyack Felix Festa Achievement Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6 | 590 students
    0.0 miles
    30 Parrott Rd
    West Nyack, NY 10994
    (845) 624-3969
    0 6 590
  • West Nyack Felix Festa Character Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7 | 645 students
    0.0 miles
    30 Parrott Rd
    West Nyack, NY 10994
    (845) 624-3971
    0 7 645
  • West Nyack Rockland Boces Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 992 students
    0.1 miles
    65 Parrott Rd
    West Nyack, NY 10994
    (845) 627-4701
    0.1 K-12 992
  • New City Laurel Plains Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 361 students
    0.4 miles
    14 Teakwood Ln
    New City, NY 10956
    (845) 639-6350
    0.4 K-5 361
  • West Nyack Strawtown Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 299 students
    0.5 miles
    413 Strawtown Rd
    West Nyack, NY 10994
    (845) 624-3473
    0.5 K-5 299

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