Peekskill Middle School

  • Peekskill Middle School serves 724 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (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 20% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Peekskill Middle 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 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Peekskill Middle School's student population of 724 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students724 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Peekskill Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Peekskill Middle 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 Peekskill Middle School is 0.48, 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#3915 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
69%
27%
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Black
20%
17%
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White
7%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.480.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeekskill City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Peekskill Peekskill High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,054 student
    0.3 miles
    1072 Elm St
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 737-0201
    0.3 9-12 1,054
  • Peekskill Woodside School
    Grades: K-2 | 537 students
    0.3 miles
    Depew St
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 739-0093
    0.3 K-2 537
  • Peekskill Oakside School
    Grades: 2-3 | 534 students
    0.4 miles
    200 Decatur Ave
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 737-1591
    0.4 2-3 534
  • Peekskill Hillcrest School
    Grades: 3-5 | 473 students
    1.1 miles
    4 Horton Dr
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 739-2284
    1.1 3-5 473
  • Peekskill Uriah Hill School
    Grades: PK | 130 students
    1.1 miles
    980 Pemart Ave
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 739-6992
    1.1 PK 130

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