John Jay Middle School

40 N Salem Rd
Katonah, NY 10536
9/
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Top 20%
Serving 683 students in grades 6-8, John Jay Middle School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 683 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • : Top 20% in NY
  • : 63% (Top 30%)
  • : 78% (Top 10%)
  • : 88% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

John Jay Middle School's student population of 683 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
683 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
63 teachers
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School Rankings

John Jay Middle School ranks within the top 20% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of John Jay Middle School is 0.38, 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.
This School
State Level (NY)
#738 out of 4377 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of John Jay Middle School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
63%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of John Jay Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
78%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of John Jay Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
88%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of John Jay Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
10%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in John Jay Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
16%
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White
78%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in John Jay Middle School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.38
This chart displays the diversity score of John Jay Middle School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in John Jay Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
1%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in John Jay Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is John Jay Middle School's ranking?
John Jay Middle School is ranked #738 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in New York.
What schools are John Jay Middle School often compared to?
John Jay Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Fox Lane Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
63% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 78% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend John Jay Middle School?
683 students attend John Jay Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of John Jay Middle School students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of John Jay Middle School?
John Jay Middle School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does John Jay Middle School offer ?
John Jay Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is John Jay Middle School part of?
John Jay Middle School is part of Katonah-Lewisboro Union Free School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 683 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 63% (Top 30%)
  • : 78% (Top 10%)
  • : 88% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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