Great Neck South Middle School

Overview

Student Enrollment
774
Best Middle School in New York
#12
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District GREAT NECK UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
Type Public
 Phone (516)441-4600
 Location 349 LAKEVILLE RD
GREAT NECK, NY 11020
Charter School No

Great Neck South Middle School has an academic rating significantly above the average for New York middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 12th 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 Great Neck South Middle School student body is mainly Asian Pacific with a significant White population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White37.2%288
Black2.1%16
Hispanic6.1%47
Asian Pacific52.6%407
Native American Indian0.1%1
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races1.9%15

Family Income

vs. other New York middle schools
Upper 6.8%

6.6% 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, GREAT NECK SOUTH MIDDLE SCHOOL students are largely wealthy and rank 54th in New York for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade256
7th Grade262
8th Grade256
Total774

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
77%
Rank in New York
12th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Great Neck South Middle School scored an average 77% 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 2.4% of New York middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls82%80%
Boys80%68%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander91%82%
Blackless than 50%*50% or more*
Hispanic40% to 49%*30% to 39%*
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White70% to 74%*65% to 69%*
With Disabilites30% to 34%*15% to 19%*
Limited English50% to 59%*20% or less*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate5%12%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate5%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate5%

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 Students0.5%4
Boys0.5%2
Girls0.5%2
New York Median3.4%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.8%15
Boys3.5%15
Girls0%0

Location

Great Neck South Middle School
349 LAKEVILLE RD
GREAT NECK, NY
11020
(516)441-4600

10 out of 10 1

District

GREAT NECK UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
GREAT NECK, NY