North Park Junior High School

North Park Junior High School serves 643 students in grades 7-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 33% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
North Park 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

North Park Junior High School's student population of 643 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students643 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

North Park Junior 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 North Park Junior High School is 0.46, 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
#3196 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
7%
27%
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Black
14%
17%
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White
72%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.460.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLockport City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to North Park Junior High School is Lockport High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Starpoint Middle School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Anna Merritt Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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