Locust Valley Middle School

99 Horse Hollow Rd
Locust Valley, NY 11560
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
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Top 20%
Serving 466 students in grades 6-9, Locust Valley Middle School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-9
  • Enrollment: 466 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • : Top 20% in NY
  • : 79% (Top 20%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Locust Valley Middle School's student population of 466 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-9
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
466 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers (19-20)
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Locust Valley 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 Locust Valley Middle School is 0.47, 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)
#600 out of 4377 schools
(Top 20%)
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79%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Locust Valley 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.
70-74%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Locust Valley 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.
90-94%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Locust Valley 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
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11:1
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American Indian
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1%
Asian
5%
10%
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Hispanic
23%
29%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
69%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.47
This chart displays the diversity score of Locust Valley 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
17%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
1%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Locust Valley Middle School's ranking?
Locust Valley Middle School is ranked #600 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Locust Valley Middle School?
466 students attend Locust Valley Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
69% of Locust Valley Middle School students are White, 23% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What grades does Locust Valley Middle School offer ?
Locust Valley Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-9 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Locust Valley Middle School part of?
Locust Valley Middle School is part of Locust Valley Central School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-9
  • Enrollment: 466 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 79% (Top 20%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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