Danforth Magnet Middle School

309 West Brighton Ave, Syracuse, NY 13205 | (315) 435-4535
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 463
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 309 W Brighton Ave, Syracuse, NY 13205
  • Principal or Admin: Patricia Clark
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Syracuse City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $17,141
  • Graduation Rate: 48.3%
  • Dropout Rate: 14.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 12.9
  • Enrolled Students: 21,320

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 463
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 50.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 9.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 255 (55.1%)
  • Females: 208 (44.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 27 (5.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 380 (82.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 407 (87.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Danforth Magnet Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black40487.3%
Asian71.5%
Hispanic265.6%
White265.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Danforth Magnet Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade14631.5%
7th Grade14130.5%
8th Grade16535.6%
Ungraded112.4%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
5.0%
District:
10.0%
State:
3.0%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
95.0%
District:
91.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
51.0%
District:
21.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
12.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
24.0%
District:
21.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
17.0%
District:
14.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
31.0%
District:
17.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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