Suffern Middle School

  • Suffern Middle School serves 1,008 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Suffern Middle School operates within the Ramapo Central (suffern) School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1008 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 88 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,008 students
Suffern Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Suffern Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 88 teachers
Suffern Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Suffern Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 15:1
Suffern Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Suffern Middle School American Indian Students (2011-2013)
Asian
10%
9%
Suffern Middle School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
15%
25%
Suffern Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
6%
18%
Suffern Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
68%
45%
Suffern Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Suffern Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Suffern Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Suffern Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.51 0.37
Suffern Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
45%
Suffern Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
6%
Suffern Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Ramapo Central (suffern) School District's student population of 4,333 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $28,408 in this district is less than the state average of $32,940. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $26,433 is less than the state average of $31,547. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Ramapo Central (suffern) School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed 4,333 935
Ramapo Central (suffern) School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $128 MM $31 MM
Ramapo Central (suffern) School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $119 MM $30 MM
Ramapo Central (suffern) School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $28,408 $32,940
Ramapo Central (suffern) School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $26,433 $31,547
Ramapo Central (suffern) School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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