Van Antwerp Middle School

2253 Story Ave
Schenectady, NY 12309
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Van Antwerp Middle School serves 420 students in grades 6-8.
Van Antwerp 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 top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Van Antwerp Middle School's student population of 420 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students420 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Rankings

Van Antwerp Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Van Antwerp Middle School is 0.47, 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
#1314 out of 4228 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
17%
9%
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Hispanic
3%
27%
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Black
6%
17%
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White
71%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.470.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNiskayuna Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Van Antwerp Middle School is Niskayuna High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oneida Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hillside School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Schenectady Hillside School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 400 students
    0.2 miles
    1100 Cornelius Ave
    Schenectady, NY 12309
    (518) 377-1856
    0.2 K-5 400
  • Schenectady Howe Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 393 students
    0.5 miles
    90 Elmer Ave
    Schenectady, NY 12308
    (518) 370-8295
    0.5 PK-5 393
  • Schenectady Niskayuna High School Math: 98% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,407 student
    0.7 miles
    1626 Balltown Rd
    Schenectady, NY 12309
    (518) 382-2511
    0.7 9-12 1,407
  • Schenectady Schenectady High School Math: 78% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,646 students
    0.8 miles
    1445 The Plaza
    Schenectady, NY 12308
    (518) 881-2044
    0.8 9-12 2,646
  • Schenectady Jessie T Zoller Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 441 students
    1.0 miles
    1880 Lancaster St
    Schenectady, NY 12308
    (518) 370-8290
    1 PK-5 441

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