Howard L Goff School

  • Howard L Goff School serves 979 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Howard L Goff School's student population of 979 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 75 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students979 students
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Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Howard L Goff School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Howard L Goff School is 0.32, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1618 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
6%
9%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
82%
44%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score0.32n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Greenbush Central School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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  • East Greenbush Citizen Edmond Genet School
    Grades: K-5 | 435 students
    0.8 miles
    29 Englewood Ave
    East Greenbush, NY 12061
    (518)207-2680
    0.8 K-5 435
  • Castleton On Hudson Rensselaer-columbia-greene Boces Special Education School
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    1.7 miles
    10 Empire State Blvd-2nd Fl
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  • Rensselaer Red Mill School
    Grades: K-5 | 399 students
    2.2 miles
    225 Mccullough Pl
    Rensselaer, NY 12144
    (518)207-2660
    2.2 K-5 399
  • Castleton On Hudson Green Meadow School
    Grades: K-5 | 391 students
    2.3 miles
    234 Schuurman Rd
    Castleton On Hudson, NY 12033
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  • East Greenbush Columbia High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1280 students
    2.4 miles
    962 Luther Rd
    East Greenbush, NY 12061
    (518)207-2010
    2.4 9-12 1280

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