Tupper Lake Middle-high School

  • Tupper Lake Middle-high School serves 325 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Tupper Lake Middle-high School's student population of 325 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students325 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tupper Lake Middle-high School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tupper Lake Middle-high School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#2010 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
97%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tupper Lake Middle-high School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.060.39
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Graduation Rate80-84%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tupper Lake Middle-high School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTupper Lake Central School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Athletics department is very limited. Only a few sports options, with mediocre coaches. Academics are pretty poor, with very little option for electives or in school extra curricular activity, barely any art programs, with more getting cut each year, meager music programs. Parents have hardly any involvement with the school whatsoever. The Principal is very inappropriate at times, and does a horrible job at managing the students. The building itself is very claustrophobic in many places, and in someone poor condition. And very few of the teachers care about their jobs, so learning is very difficult.
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