South Middle School

3/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
14
Grades
6-8
Students
892
Type
Public
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Academics
4/10
Test scores
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English
16%
State avg 36%
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Math
19%
State avg 34%
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Earth Science
98%
State avg 71%
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2/10
Student progress

Very concerning:

Students at this school are making far less academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

Depending on the school's test scores, student progress (also known as student growth) means different things.

Very low progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point and falling even farther behind their peers.

Very low progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills but that the school is not contributing to student learning as much as other schools in the state.

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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to improve its programs.

Equity
Environment
Students
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Black
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Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
458 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
0%
State avg: 8%
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14 Reviews
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Neighborhood
785 Candlewood Road
Brentwood, NY 11717
PRINCIPAL - MR. BERGRE ESCORBORES - School leader
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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