Garden City Middle School

98 Cherry Valley Ave
Garden City, NY 11530
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Top 20%
Serving 883 students in grades 6-8, Garden City Middle School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 883 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Top 20% in NY
  • : 84% (Top 20%)
  • : 75% (Top 20%)
  • : 97% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Garden City Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Garden City Middle School's student population of 883 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
883 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
74 teachers
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School Rankings

Garden City Middle School ranks within the top 20% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Garden City Middle School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#501 out of 4377 schools
(Top 20%)
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84%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Garden City Middle School 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 2021-22 school year data.
75%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Garden City Middle School 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 2021-22 school year data.
97%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Garden City Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
9%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Garden City Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Garden City Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Garden City Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
81%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Garden City Middle School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.33
This chart displays the diversity score of Garden City Middle School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Garden City Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Garden City Middle School's ranking?
Garden City Middle School is ranked #501 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Garden City Middle School often compared to?
Garden City Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Great Neck South Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
84% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 75% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Garden City Middle School?
883 students attend Garden City Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Garden City Middle School students are White, 9% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Garden City Middle School?
Garden City Middle School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Garden City Middle School offer ?
Garden City Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Garden City Middle School part of?
Garden City Middle School is part of Garden City Union Free School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 883 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 84% (Top 20%)
  • : 75% (Top 20%)
  • : 97% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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