Jericho Middle School

Overview

Student Enrollment
674
Best Middle School in New York
#9
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District JERICHO UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
Type Public
 Phone (516)203-3620
 Location 99 CEDAR SWAMP RD
JERICHO, NY 11753
Charter School No

Jericho Middle School has an academic rating significantly above the average for New York middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 9th 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 Jericho Middle School student body is predominantly White with a significant Asian Pacific population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White47.6%321
Black2.2%15
Hispanic3.3%22
Asian Pacific46.7%315
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0.1%1

Family Income

vs. other New York middle schools
Upper 2.6%

2.8% 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, JERICHO MIDDLE SCHOOL students are largely wealthy and rank 20th in New York for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade229
7th Grade210
8th Grade232
Total674

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
80%
Rank in New York
9th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Jericho Middle School scored an average 80% 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% of New York middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls85% to 89%*75% to 79%*
Boys85% to 89%*70% to 74%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander93%75% to 79%*
Blackless than 50%*less than 50%*
Hispanicless than 50%*50% or more*
Multiracial.%.%
White80% to 84%*65% to 69%*
With Disabilites40% to 49%*20% to 29%*
Limited English80% or more*less than 50%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%12%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate5%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate7%

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 Students1.9%13
Boys3%11
Girls0.6%2
New York Median3.4%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.9%6
Boys1.1%4
Girls0.5%2

Location

Jericho Middle School
99 CEDAR SWAMP RD
JERICHO, NY
11753
(516)203-3620

10 out of 10 1

District

JERICHO UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
JERICHO, NY