Pelham Middle School

  • Pelham Middle School serves 694 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Pelham Middle School's student population of 694 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students694 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pelham Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pelham Middle School is 0.48, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1124 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
16%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
70%
44%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pelham Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.480.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pelham Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePELHAM UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pelham Pelham Memorial High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 887 students
    0.1 miles
    575 Colonial Ave
    Pelham, NY 10803
    (914)738-8110
    0.1 9-12 887
  • Pelham Colonial School
    Grades: K-5 | 327 students
    0.2 miles
    315 Highbrook Ave
    Pelham, NY 10803
    (914)738-2680
    0.2 K-5 327
  • Pelham Siwanoy School
    Grades: K-5 | 281 students
    0.3 miles
    489 Siwanoy Pl
    Pelham, NY 10803
    (914)738-7650
    0.3 K-5 281
  • Mount Vernon Graham School
    Grades: PK-8 | 472 students
    0.4 miles
    421 E 5th St
    Mount Vernon, NY 10553
    (914)665-5080
    0.4 PK-8 472
  • New Rochelle Columbus Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 816 students
    0.8 miles
    275 Washington Ave
    New Rochelle, NY 10801
    (914)576-4401
    0.8 K-5 816

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