Depew Middle School

Overview

Student Enrollment
430
Best Middle School in New York
#255
 Rating 7 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District DEPEW UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
Type Public
 Phone (716)686-5050
 Location 5201 S TRANSIT RD
DEPEW, NY 14043
Charter School No

Depew Middle School has an academic rating somewhat above the average for New York middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 255th in the best public middle schools in New York.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Depew Middle School student body is mostly White with a small Hispanic population and has very low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White87.2%375
Black2.3%10
Hispanic4.7%20
Asian Pacific3.7%16
Native American Indian0.5%2
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races1.6%7

Family Income

vs. other New York middle schools
Upper 31.9%

28.1% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the New York middle school median of 44.9%. By this measure, DEPEW MIDDLE SCHOOL students are largely upper-middle income and rank 258th in New York for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade150
7th Grade128
8th Grade152
Total430

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
44%
Rank in New York
255th
Rating
7 out of 10

Students at Depew Middle School scored an average 44% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the New York State Education Department. Performance is somewhat above the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 30.9% of New York middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls55% to 59%*35% to 39%*
Boys55% to 59%*20% to 24%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian.%suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*less than 50%*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanicless than 50%*50% or more*
Multiracial.%suppressed*
White55% to 59%*30% to 34%*
With Disabilites20% or less*20% or less*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate16%12%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate22%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate10%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
New York Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
New York Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students12.3%53
Boys13.2%30
Girls11.3%23
New York Median3.4%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students3.7%16
Boys3.9%9
Girls3.1%7

Location

Depew Middle School
5201 S TRANSIT RD
DEPEW, NY
14043
(716)686-5050

8 out of 10 1

District

DEPEW UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
DEPEW, NY