Pelham Middle School

28 Franklin Pl
Pelham, NY 10803
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Pelham Middle School serves 721 students in grades 6-8.
Pelham Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher 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 73% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Pelham Middle School's student population of 721 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students721 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Pelham Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Pelham Middle School is 0.51, 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
#1189 out of 4239 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
15%
27%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
68%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.510.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePelham Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pelham Middle School is Pelham Memorial High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Graham School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Colonial School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pelham Pelham Memorial High School Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 892 students
    0.1 miles
    575 Colonial Ave
    Pelham, NY 10803
    (914) 738-8110
    0.1 9-12 892
  • Pelham Colonial School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 323 students
    0.2 miles
    315 Highbrook Ave
    Pelham, NY 10803
    (914) 738-2680
    0.2 K-5 323
  • Pelham Siwanoy School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 284 students
    0.3 miles
    489 Siwanoy Pl
    Pelham, NY 10803
    (914) 738-7650
    0.3 K-5 284
  • Mount Vernon Graham School Math: 20% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 482 students
    0.4 miles
    421 E 5th St
    Mount Vernon, NY 10553
    (914) 665-2800
    0.4 PK-8 482
  • New Rochelle Columbus Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 802 students
    0.8 miles
    275 Washington Ave
    New Rochelle, NY 10801
    (914) 576-4401
    0.8 K-5 802

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