School Details

Draper Middle School

2070 Curry Rd, Schenectady, NY 12303
(518) 356-8350
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 745 students 13 students/teacher (NY avg is 13)

Test Scores by grade

29%
30%
29%
43%
42%
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
  • Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

29%
29%
29%
34%
34%
33%

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
  • Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

27%
27%
36%
6%
5%
22%

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
  • Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Draper Middle School is a public middle school in Schenectady. The principal of Draper Middle School is MS. DEBRA MALE and can be contacted at dmale@mohonasen.org. 745 students attend Draper Middle School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 0% of the Draper Middle School students have "limited English proficiency." 31% of the 745 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Draper Middle School is 13:1. Katherine Burr Blodgett Success Academy For Middle is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Rock climbing
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 90% 92%
Black, non-Hispanic 3% 4%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 2%
Hispanic 3% 2%
Asian 3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 0.3%
Multiracial 1% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 31% 30%
Limited English proficiency 0% 1%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    The programs available are great - but depending on the team depends on the teacher dedication.

See all reviews on GreatSchools

Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

Nearby

Elementary Schools

Middle Schools

High Schools