School Details

West New York Middle School

201 57th St, West New York, NJ 07093
(201) 553-4160
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-8 903 students 10 students/teacher (NJ avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

47%
47%
65%
54%
54%
64%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • West New York School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

77%
77%
82%
69%
69%
69%
70%
70%
79%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • West New York School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

West New York Middle School is a public middle school in West New York. The principal of West New York Middle School is Mr Israel Rodriguez, whose e-mail is irodriguez@wnyschools.net. 903 children attend West New York Middle School and identify primarily as Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 11% of the West New York Middle School students have "limited English proficiency." 79% of the 903 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at West New York Middle School is 10:1. Number 5 Elementary School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Italian

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • P.E. classes
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 94% 96%
White, non-Hispanic 4% 3%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.8% 0.3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.7% 0.5%
Asian 0.7% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.08%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 79% 79%
Limited English proficiency 11% 0%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    The west new york middle school is really nice and new it only has 4 years of being there. The teachers are nice and hardworking they want you to pass.This school has a very nice lunch and its is not crowed

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