School Details

W Kenneth Doyle Middle School

475 1st St, Troy, NY 12180
(518) 328-5301
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-9 487 students 8 students/teacher (NY avg is 13)

Test Scores by grade

12%
12%
31%
12%
12%
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
  • Troy City School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

15%
14%
34%
15%
15%
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
  • Troy City School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

W Kenneth Doyle Middle School is a public middle school in Troy. The principal of W Kenneth Doyle Middle School is MR. BRIAN P. DUNN and can be contacted at dunnb@troy.k12.ny.us. 487 students go to W Kenneth Doyle Middle School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 3% of the W Kenneth Doyle Middle School students have "limited English proficiency." 65% of the 487 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at W Kenneth Doyle Middle School is 8:1. Ps 14 is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Orchestra
  • Theater drama

Languages Taught

  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • Gymnastics
  • Lacrosse
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 52% 53%
Black, non-Hispanic 29% 32%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 1%
Multiracial 2% %
Hispanic 15% 11%
Asian 0.4% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 65% 57%
Limited English proficiency 3% 2%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    uhm really not much to say. its an okay school. i dont like all the violence. and kids need to be diciplined more but overall its okay.

  • (5 years ago)

    Awesome School! The teachers are nice and fun. Lots of cool things happen here everyday. This School is Great!!!

  • (5 years ago)

    I've been going to doyle for about 6 months now. I pretty much like it.There's a lot of fun exciting things going on in the school. Overall I think it ROCKS!

  • (6 years ago)

    This school is nice and has great teachers. Students leave a bit to be desired. But overall I enjoy learning and going here. ROCK ON!

  • (8 years ago)

    Magnificent and outstanding school. A lot of good qualities is in this school. It will make your child feel as if he/she is the best student around with a peaceful environment

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Overall score

(based on 13 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
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