James A. Shea Middle School (Closed 2008)

1607 South Geddes Street
Syracuse, NY 13207
  • James A. Shea Middle School served 430 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 84% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students430 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
29%
26%
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Black
54%
17%
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White
16%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in James A. Shea Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.600.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in James A. Shea Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSyracuse City School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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