Watervliet Junior-High School

1245 Hillside Dr, Watervliet, NY 12189 | (518) 629-3300
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Student Enrollment: 639
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4 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Lori Caplan
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 639
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 57.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 326 (51.0%)
  • Females: 312 (48.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 93 (14.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 259 (40.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 352 (55.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Watervliet Junior-High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.6%
Black11618.2%
Asian223.4%
Hispanic446.9%
White45270.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Watervliet Junior-High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade12519.6%
8th Grade9715.2%
9th Grade12319.2%
10th Grade9514.9%
11th Grade11217.5%
12th Grade8713.6%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
77.0%
District:
72.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
96.0%
District:
96.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
4.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
3.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 11-20%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.0%
District:
95.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
9.0%
District:
6.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
11.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
15.0%
District:
10.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
8.0%
District:
9.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
1.0%
District:
2.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 4

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1 review for Watervliet Junior-High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on April 08, 2009
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Things have gotten very good since the change in Superintendent.
    My daughter is staying at Vliet...
    School philosphy is for the kids now rather than an administrator's ego.

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