Poughkeepsie Middle School

55 College Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603 | (845) 451-4800
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 996
Rating
Not Available

No Reviews Yet
Find Old Friends From Poughkeepsie Middle School

Use the form below to search for alumni from Poughkeepsie Middle School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

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

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 996
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 85.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 512 (51.4%)
  • Females: 484 (48.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 136 (13.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 682 (68.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 818 (82.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Poughkeepsie Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black61661.8%
Asian70.7%
Hispanic22822.9%
White14514.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Poughkeepsie Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade32132.2%
7th Grade35735.8%
8th Grade31831.9%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
92.0%
District:
91.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
28.0%
District:
18.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
6.0%
District:
5.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
15.0%
District:
18.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
15.0%
District:
14.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
8.0%
District:
13.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Be The First To Review Poughkeepsie Middle School!

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
Arlington Middle School
6-8 | 563 Students | 1.1 miles away

1 out of 5
Orville A. Todd Middle School
6-8 | 414 Students | 2.3 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Kinry Road Elementary School
4-6 | 424 Students | 3.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Haviland Middle School
6-8 | 964 Students | 5.4 miles away

5 out of 5
West Park School
7-12 | 65 Students | 6.3 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Lagrange Middle School
6-8 | 899 Students | 6.5 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Marlboro Middle School
6-8 | 469 Students | 6.5 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Myers Corners School
KG-6 | 830 Students | 6.7 miles away
Not Yet Rated
James S. Evans Elementary School
KG-6 | 377 Students | 7.2 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Wappingers Falls Junior High School
7-8 | 948 Students | 7.3 miles away
Not Yet Rated

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Poughkeepsie Middle School and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Rankings
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
Cut the Credit and Save You Some Money
Today's society glorifies a get-it-now mentality. Children learn this early. You probably noticed...
Halloween Safety Tips
Ghosts and witches sit beside mistletoe and tinsel on store shelves. Orange and black deck the...
Teaching Kids to Deal with Peer Pressure
Parents usually become very concerned when they hear the term "peer pressure." However, peer...