New Paltz Middle School

196 Main St, New Paltz, NY 12561 | (845) 256-4200
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 507
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Richard Wiesenthal
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 507
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 42.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 260 (51.3%)
  • Females: 242 (47.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 29 (5.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 68 (13.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 97 (19.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
New Paltz Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black367.1%
Asian193.7%
Hispanic367.1%
White41080.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For New Paltz Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade16732.9%
7th Grade17334.1%
8th Grade16732.9%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 11-20%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
96.0%
District:
95.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
7.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
5.0%
District:
9.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
50.0%
District:
18.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
20.0%
District:
20.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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