Perry Junior High School

9499 Weston Rd
New Hartford, NY 13413
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 594 students in grades 7-9, Perry Junior High School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-9
  • Enrollment: 594 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • : Top 20% in NY
  • : 64% (Top 30%)
  • : 73% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Perry Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Perry Junior High School's student population of 594 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-9
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
594 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
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School Rankings

Perry Junior High School ranks within the top 20% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Perry Junior High School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#826 out of 4377 schools
(Top 20%)
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64%
46%
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73%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
10%
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Hispanic
6%
29%
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Black
1%
16%
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White
84%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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0.29
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Perry Junior High School's ranking?
Perry Junior High School is ranked #826 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Perry Junior High School often compared to?
Perry Junior High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like New Hartford Senior High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 73% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Perry Junior High School?
594 students attend Perry Junior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
84% of Perry Junior High School students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Perry Junior High School?
Perry Junior High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Perry Junior High School offer ?
Perry Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 7-9 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Perry Junior High School part of?
Perry Junior High School is part of New Hartford Central School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-9
  • Enrollment: 594 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 64% (Top 30%)
  • : 73% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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