Knox Junior High School (Closed 2021)

400 S Perry St
Johnstown, NY 12095
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Knox Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 30-34% (which was lower than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 32% (which was lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
249 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#3436 out of 4228 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
12:1
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American Indian
(19-20)
n/a
1%
Asian
(19-20)
1%
9%
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Hispanic
(19-20)
5%
27%
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Black
(19-20)
1%
17%
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White
(19-20)
91%
43%
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Hawaiian
(19-20)
1%
n/a
Two or more races
(19-20)
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch (19-20)
34%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
7%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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