Garden City Middle School

Overview

Student Enrollment
982
Best Middle School in New York
#17
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District GARDEN CITY UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
Type Public
 Phone (516)478-3000
 Location 98 CHERRY VALLEY AVE
GARDEN CITY, NY 11530
Charter School No

Garden City Middle School has an academic rating significantly above the average for New York middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 17th 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 Garden City Middle School student body is almost exclusively White with a small Asian Pacific population and has extremely low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White92.6%909
Black0.8%8
Hispanic2.7%27
Asian Pacific3.9%38
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0%0

Family Income

vs. other New York middle schools
Upper 1.6%

1.3% 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, GARDEN CITY MIDDLE SCHOOL students are largely wealthy and rank 12th in New York for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade352
7th Grade311
8th Grade316
Total982

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
75%
Rank in New York
17th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Garden City Middle School scored an average 75% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the New York State Education Department. Performance is significantly above the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 3% of New York middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls80% to 84%*75% to 79%*
Boys80% to 84%*60% to 64%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander80% or more*60% to 79%*
Black50% or more*50% or more*
Hispanic60% to 79%*40% to 59%*
Multiracial--
White81%69%
With Disabilites11% to 19%*10% or less*
Limited English--

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%12%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%

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 Students0.2%2
Boys0.4%2
Girls0%0
New York Median3.4%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.5%5
Boys1%5
Girls0%0

Location

Garden City Middle School
98 CHERRY VALLEY AVE
GARDEN CITY, NY
11530
(516)478-3000

10 out of 10 1

District

GARDEN CITY UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
GARDEN CITY, NY