West Hempstead Middle School

450 Nassau Blvd, West Hempstead, NY 11552 | (516) 390-3160
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 498
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School Description

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

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 498
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 31.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 279 (56.0%)
  • Females: 218 (43.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 31 (6.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 83 (16.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 114 (22.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
West Hempstead Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black9519.1%
Asian489.6%
Hispanic12525.1%
White22946.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For West Hempstead Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade15831.7%
7th Grade15330.7%
8th Grade18737.6%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 21-30%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
95.0%
District:
94.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
9.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
3.0%
District:
4.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
61.0%
District:
55.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
23.0%
District:
16.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
67.0%
District:
16.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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