Lindenhurst Middle School

  • Lindenhurst Middle School serves 1,388 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 52% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Lindenhurst Middle School's student population of 1,388 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 100 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers100 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lindenhurst Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lindenhurst Middle School is 0.44, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1634 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
22%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
72%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lindenhurst Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.440.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLINDENHURST UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lindenhurst Alleghany Avenue School
    Grades: K-5 | 339 students
    0.3 miles
    250 S Alleghany Ave
    Lindenhurst, NY 11757
    (631)867-3200
    0.3 K-5 339
  • Lindenhurst West Gates Avenue School
    Grades: K-5 | 346 students
    0.6 miles
    175 W Gates Ave
    Lindenhurst, NY 11757
    (631)867-3400
    0.6 K-5 346
  • Lindenhurst Albany Avenue School
    Grades: K-5 | 415 students
    0.9 miles
    180 Albany Ave
    Lindenhurst, NY 11757
    (631)867-3150
    0.9 K-5 415
  • Lindenhurst William Rall School
    Grades: K-5 | 554 students
    0.9 miles
    761 N Wellwood Ave
    Lindenhurst, NY 11757
    (631)867-3450
    0.9 K-5 554
  • Lindenhurst Harding Avenue School
    Grades: K-5 | 335 students
    1.0 miles
    2 Harding Ave
    Lindenhurst, NY 11757
    (631)867-3350
    1.0 K-5 335

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