School Details

Henry H Wells Middle School

570 Rt 312, Brewster, NY 10509
(845) 279-3702
8

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 812 students 12 students/teacher (NY avg is 13)

Test Scores by grade

49%
49%
30%
37%
37%
31%

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 2013
  • Brewster Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

51%
51%
31%
35%
35%
28%

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 2013
  • Brewster Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

43%
43%
34%
41%
41%
27%

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 2013
  • Brewster Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Henry H Wells Middle School is a public middle school in Southeast. The principal of Henry H Wells Middle School is MS. MICHELLE GOSH and can be contacted at mgosh@brewsterschools.org. 812 students go to Henry H Wells Middle School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 2% of the Henry H Wells Middle School students have "limited English proficiency." 12% of the 812 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Henry H Wells Middle School is 12:1. George Fischer Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Orchestra
  • Theater drama

Languages Taught

  • Italian
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • Lacrosse
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 75% 83%
Black, non-Hispanic 3% 2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 3%
Multiracial 2% %
Asian 2% %
Hispanic 18% 12%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.09%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 12% 8%
Limited English proficiency 2% 4%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    Henry H. Wells Middle School is a great school. My son started attending this school in Sept. 2012 and he loves it. For a 12 yr old to want to go to school and not miss any days says alot for it. He loves the staff and all the help after school that students are offered.

  • (1 year ago)

    I have two daughters currently attending this school. We have been very satisfied with the quality of education they receive as well as extracurricular activities from sports to music.

  • (6 years ago)

    I'm a student Its a amazing school. The staff is nice and the programs are great! I think all the students really benifit from the activities.

  • (7 years ago)

    Very well organized caring fun loving school this is! We get very well done classes and learn something new every day! This school gives new oppertunitys EVERYDAY that help us inprove in some wa or another!

  • (7 years ago)

    This school is amazing! The teachers are nice and make sure we understand what is taught in class. We also have awsome activities such as music art sports gym computers and other great things!

  • (7 years ago)

    This school is a wonderful caring nurturing school. It has a great academic program music program sports program and special education program. It has a wonderful caring administration and teaching staff. It is a very happy friendly place for both staff and students.

  • (8 years ago)

    This school has a diverse academic sports and music and arts program for all students interest with heavy parents involvement and quality teachers who stay after school or come in early and email parents about students progress.

  • (9 years ago)

    Great school! The programs are great for the kids tje parents are involded in everything and all other extracurricular activities are great there is so many to choose from.

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Overall score

(based on 9 ratings & reviews)

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  • Principal leadership
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