Samoset Middle School

51 School St
Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Samoset Middle School serves 970 students in grades 6-8.
Samoset Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (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 46% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Samoset Middle School's student population of 970 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students970 students
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Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
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School Comparison

Samoset Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Samoset Middle School is 0.41, 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
#2115 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
9%
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Hispanic
12%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
76%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.410.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSachem Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Samoset Middle School is Sachem High School North (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sagamore Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cayuga School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ronkonkoma Sachem High School North Math: 94% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,205 students
    0.5 miles
    212 Smith Rd
    Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
    (631) 471-1400
    0.5 9-12 2,205
  • Lake Grove Cayuga School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 553 students
    0.8 miles
    865 Hawkins Ave
    Lake Grove, NY 11755
    (631) 471-1800
    0.8 K-5 553
  • Ronkonkoma Hiawatha School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 570 students
    1.0 miles
    97 Patchogue-holbrook Rd
    Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
    (631) 471-1830
    1 K-5 570
  • Centereach Holbrook Road School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 1-5 | 371 students
    1.4 miles
    170 Holbrook Ave
    Centereach, NY 11720
    (631) 285-8560
    1.4 1-5 371
  • Holbrook Nokomis School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 548 students
    1.4 miles
    151 Holbrook Rd
    Holbrook, NY 11741
    (631) 471-1840
    1.4 K-5 548

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