George Washington Middle School

159 Buffalo St
Jamestown, NY 14701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
George Washington Middle School serves 514 students in grades 5-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower 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 26% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
George Washington Middle School 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

George Washington Middle School's student population of 514 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students514 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

George Washington Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 George Washington Middle School is 0.61, 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
#3824 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
32%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
53%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.610.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJamestown City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to George Washington Middle School is Jamestown High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Falconer Middle/High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carlyle C Ring Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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