Liberty Middle/High School

125 Buckley St
Liberty, NY 12754
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Liberty Middle/High School serves 989 students in grades 5-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower 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 35% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Liberty Middle/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 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 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Liberty Middle/High School's student population of 989 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students989 students
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Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
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School Comparison

Liberty Middle/High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Liberty Middle/High School is 0.61, 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
#3146 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
38%
27%
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Black
9%
17%
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White
49%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.610.71
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Graduation Rate
70-74%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLiberty Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Liberty Middle/High School is Sullivan Boces (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Liberty Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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