215 Jerusalem Ave
Hicksville, NY 11801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Hicksville Middle School serves 1,257 students in grades 6-8.
Hicksville 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is lower 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 50% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New York state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,257 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Hicksville Middle School's student population of 1,257 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 97 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,257 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
97 teachers
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School Rankings

Hicksville Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Hicksville Middle School is 0.69, 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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#2488 out of 4228 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
35%
10%
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Hispanic
37%
28%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
24%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,257 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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