Peekskill Middle School

  • Peekskill Middle School serves 745 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Peekskill Middle School operates within the Peekskill City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 745 students has grown by 26% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 745 students
Peekskill Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Peekskill Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Peekskill Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Peekskill Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Peekskill Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
9%
Peekskill Middle School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
59%
25%
Peekskill Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
28%
18%
Peekskill Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
12%
45%
Peekskill Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Peekskill Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Peekskill Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.56 0.37
Peekskill Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
45%
45%
Peekskill Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
Peekskill Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Peekskill City School District's student population of 3,284 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $24,749 in this district is less than the state average of $32,940. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $25,292 is less than the state average of $31,547. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Peekskill City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 3,284 935
Peekskill City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $80 MM $31 MM
Peekskill City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $82 MM $30 MM
Peekskill City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $24,749 $32,940
Peekskill City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $25,292 $31,547
Peekskill City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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