Heritage Middle School

Tel: (845)563-3750
  • Heritage Middle School serves 870 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Heritage Middle School operates within the Newburgh City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 870 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students870 students
Heritage Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Heritage Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
Heritage Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeHeritage Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
Heritage Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
4%
9%
Heritage Middle School Asian Students (1993-2015)
Hispanic
41%
25%
Heritage Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
26%
18%
Heritage Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
28%
45%
Heritage Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Heritage Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHeritage Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.690.70
Heritage Middle School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
53%
45%
Heritage Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
6%
Heritage Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Newburgh City School District's student population of 11,369 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $21,098 in this district is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $22,477 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameNewburgh City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
2
Number of Students Managed11,369935
Newburgh City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$241 MM$29 MM
Newburgh City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$256 MM$30 MM
Newburgh City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$21,098$23,859
Newburgh City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$22,477$24,841
Newburgh City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New WindsorTemple Hill SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: KG-8 | 1008 students
    0.5 miles
    525 Union Ave
    New WindsorNY 12553
    (845)568-6450
    0.5KG-81008
  • New WindsorKaplan Career AcademySpecial Education School
    Grades: 7-12 | 60 students
    1.4 miles
    623 Blooming Grove Turnpike
    New WindsorNY 12553
    (845)522-8460
    1.47-1260
  • New WindsorVails Gate High Technical Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: KG-5 | 578 students
    1.4 miles
    400 Old Forge Hill Rd
    New WindsorNY 12553
    (845)563-7900
    1.4KG-5578
  • New WindsorNew Windsor SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 622 students
    1.5 miles
    175 Quassaick Ave
    New WindsorNY 12553
    (845)563-3700
    1.5PK-5622
  • NewburghNewburgh Preparatory Charter High SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 81 students
    1.7 miles
    471 Broadway
    NewburghNY 12550
    (845)565-4040
    1.79-1281

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
January 23, 2018
Learn about recent legal rulings that are forcing homeschooled children into public classrooms, as well as the controversy surrounding these cases.
January 23, 2018
Learn how you can help your child to successfully adjust to the first years of public school instruction.
January 23, 2018
Education Secretary Arne Duncan estimated that 82% of this country's public schools are not passing the test in educating our children. Learn about the remnants of the No Child Left Behind Act and how the Obama administration plans to raise the bar on standards of education in this country.