West Hollow Middle School

  • West Hollow Middle School serves 1,154 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75% (which is higher 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 55% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • West Hollow 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • West Hollow Middle School's student population of 1,154 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 84 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,154 students
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Total Classroom Teachers84 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Hollow 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Hollow Middle School is 0.60, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1363 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
15%
9%
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Hispanic
10%
27%
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Black
12%
17%
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White
60%
43%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Hollow Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.600.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHalf Hollow Hills Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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