School Details

Moriah Elementary School

39 Viking Ln, Port Henry, NY 12974
(518) 546-3301
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-6 & ungraded 469 students 11 students/teacher (NY avg is 13)

Test Scores by grade

15%
15%
32%
33%
33%
42%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • Moriah Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

25%
25%
33%
54%
54%
43%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • Moriah Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

22%
22%
30%
29%
29%
40%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • Moriah Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

24%
24%
29%
15%
15%
38%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • Moriah Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Moriah Elementary School is a public middle school in Port Henry. The principal of Moriah Elementary School is MS. VALERIE STAHL and can be contacted at vstahlad@yahoo.com. 469 students attend Moriah Elementary School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Hispanic. 0% of the Moriah Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 69% of the 469 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Moriah Elementary School is 11:1. Champlain Valley Christian School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Theater drama

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Football
  • Golf
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Track

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 98% 98%
Multiracial 1% %
Hispanic 1% 0.9%
Black, non-Hispanic 0% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 0.1%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 69% 69%
Limited English proficiency 0% 0%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    My children attend Moriah and I couldn't be happier with the educational experience they are receiving.

  • (6 years ago)

    My kids love the teachers and the community is the best one could ask for.

  • (8 years ago)

    A positive school with active teachers who are willing to give more of themselves than most.

  • (10 years ago)

    This is a great school with a highly experienced dedicated staff.

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Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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