Yonkers Middle School

Yonkers Middle School serves 604 students in grades 6-8.
Yonkers Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower 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 26% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Yonkers Middle School's student population of 604 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students604 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Yonkers Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 Yonkers Middle School is 0.62, 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
#3797 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
9%
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Hispanic
56%
27%
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Black
22%
17%
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White
14%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.620.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYonkers City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Yonkers Middle School is Yonkers High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Scholastic Academy For Academic Excellence (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yonkers Yonkers High School Magnet School
    Math: 96% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,216 student
    0.0 miles
    150 Rockland Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8191
    0 9-12 1,216
  • Yonkers Scholastic Academy For Academic Excellence Magnet School
    Math: 16% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 574 students
    0.4 miles
    77 Park Hill Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 376-8420
    0.4 PK-8 574
  • Yonkers School 23 Magnet School
    Math: 14% | Reading: 9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 614 students
    0.4 miles
    56 Van Crtlnd Prk Av
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 376-8445
    0.4 PK-8 614
  • Yonkers Cedar Place Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 644 students
    0.5 miles
    20 Cedar Pl
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914) 376-8969
    0.5 PK-8 644
  • Yonkers Enrico Fermi School For The Performing Arts Magnet School
    Math: 18% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 995 students
    0.5 miles
    27 Poplar St
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 376-8460
    0.5 PK-8 995

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