Herricks Middle School serves 937 students in grades 6-8.
Herricks Middle School placed 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%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Herricks Middle School's student population of 937 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 82 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
937 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
82 teachers
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School Rankings

Herricks Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Herricks Middle School is 0.53, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#788 out of 4228 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
63%
9%
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Hispanic
6%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
28%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 937 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53 (Top 50%)

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