Howard L Goff School

  • Howard L Goff School serves 930 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Howard L Goff School operates within the East Greenbush Central School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 930 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 930 students
Howard L Goff School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Howard L Goff School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Howard L Goff School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Howard L Goff School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Howard L Goff School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
4%
9%
Howard L Goff School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
3%
25%
Howard L Goff School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
2%
18%
Howard L Goff School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
84%
45%
Howard L Goff School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Howard L Goff School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
7%
2%
Howard L Goff School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Howard L Goff School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY 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.
0.29 0.37
Howard L Goff School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
13%
45%
Howard L Goff School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
5%
6%
Howard L Goff School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • East Greenbush Central School District's student population of 4,068 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $20,465 in this district is less than the state average of $32,940. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $19,399 is less than the state average of $31,547. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name East Greenbush Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed 4,068 935
East Greenbush Central School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $85 MM $31 MM
East Greenbush Central School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $81 MM $30 MM
East Greenbush Central School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $20,465 $32,940
East Greenbush Central School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $19,399 $31,547
East Greenbush Central School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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