479 Edgewood Ave
Saint James, NY 11780
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Nesaquake Middle School serves 609 students in grades 6-8.
Nesaquake 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Nesaquake Middle School's student population of 609 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
609 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Nesaquake Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Nesaquake Middle School is 0.24, 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 Data
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State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1562 out of 4228 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Nesaquake 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nesaquake 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Nesaquake Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
7%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Nesaquake Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Nesaquake Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
87%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.24
This chart display the diversity score of Nesaquake Middle School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Nesaquake Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nesaquake Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 609 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24 (Btm 50%)

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