Garden City Middle School

  • Garden City Middle School serves 1,001 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 83% (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 71% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) 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 12% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Garden City Middle School's student population of 1,001 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 71 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,001 students
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Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Garden City Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Garden City Middle School is 0.22, 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#842 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
6%
9%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
88%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Garden City Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.220.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
48%
This chart display 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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGARDEN CITY UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Garden City Garden City High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1125 students
    0.7 miles
    170 Rockaway Ave
    Garden City, NY 11530
    (516)478-2000
    0.7 9-12 1125
  • Garden City Nassau Boces Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 1631 students
    1.1 miles
    71 Clinton Rd
    Garden City, NY 11530
    (516)396-2200
    1.1 K-12 1631
  • Garden City Hemlock School
    Grades: K-1 | 187 students
    1.2 miles
    78 Bayberry Ave
    Garden City, NY 11530
    (516)478-1600
    1.2 K-1 187
  • Mineola Mineola Middle School
    Grades: 5-7 | 660 students
    1.2 miles
    200 Emory Rd
    Mineola, NY 11501
    (516)237-2500
    1.2 5-7 660
  • Garden City Stewart School
    Grades: 2-5 | 567 students
    1.2 miles
    501 Stewart Ave
    Garden City, NY 11530
    (516)478-1400
    1.2 2-5 567

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