Queensbury Middle School

  • Queensbury Middle School serves 803 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Queensbury Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.
  • Queensbury Middle School operates within the Queensbury Union Free School District.

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School Overview

  • Queensbury Middle School's student population of 803 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students803 students
Queensbury Middle School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Queensbury Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
Queensbury Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeQueensbury Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Queensbury Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 4239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Queensbury Middle School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
49%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
46%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
Queensbury Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Queensbury Middle School American Indian Students (2013-2014)
Asian
n/a
9%
Queensbury Middle School Asian Students (1995-2014)
Hispanic
3%
26%
Queensbury Middle School Black Students (1995-2016)
Black
n/a
18%
Queensbury Middle School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
95%
44%
Queensbury Middle School White Students (1991-2016)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Queensbury Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsQueensbury Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.100.38
Queensbury Middle School Diversity Score (1992-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
44%
Queensbury Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
Queensbury Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Queensbury Middle School is Queensbury Union Free School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 771 school districts in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Queensbury Union Free School District's student population of 3,341 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $14,760 in this district is less than the state average of $31,939. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $14,223 is less than the state average of $33,406. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
    School District NameQueensbury Union Free School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    4
    2
    Number of Students Managed3,341902
    Queensbury Union Free School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    70%
    49%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    59%
    46%
    District Total Revenue$52 MM$29 MM
    District Spending$50 MM$30 MM
    District Revenue / Student$14,760$31,939
    District Spending / Student$14,223$33,406
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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