Jonas E Salk Middle School

3359 Old Jerusalem Rd
Levittown, NY 11756
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Jonas E Salk Middle School serves 900 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Jonas E Salk Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Jonas E Salk Middle School's student population of 900 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students900 students
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Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
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School Comparison

Jonas E Salk Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Jonas E Salk Middle School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1425 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
9%
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Hispanic
15%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
77%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.380.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLevittown Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jonas E Salk Middle School is Gen Douglas Macarthur Senior High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wantagh Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gardiners Avenue School (0.4 miles away)
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