Wappingers Junior High School

Serves grades 7 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
30 Major Macdonald Way
Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
Phone
(845) 298-5200
District
WAPPINGERS CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
DUTCHESS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
780
Classroom Teachers
62

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

3

(10 is best)

Better than 26.1% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Wappingers Junior High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

50 40 30 20 10 0
37%
42%
38%
40%
35%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
30%
39%
39%
47%
20%
31%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
13
14
13
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 0 0.0%
Grade 2 0 0.0%
Grade 3 0 0.0%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 0 0.0%
Grade 6 0 0.0%
Grade 7 384 49.2%
Grade 8 391 50.1%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 780 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 62.3% 71.3% 44.0%
Black 8.2% 6.9% 17.3%
Hispanic 24.5% 17.4% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.0% 4.3% 9.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.1% 23.0% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 29.1% 19.2% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.0% 3.8% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 73,014 19,453,561
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 789.1 410
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.7% 17.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.8% 33.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.1% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 17.4% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 26,509 7,343,234
Single Parent Households With Children 6.3% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.3% 86.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 39.1% 36.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 24.0% 18.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.4% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.7% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.1% 15.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.8% 14.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.1% 12.4%
$15,000 or less 4.8% 11.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,599 $137,795,263 60.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $971 $10,619,827 4.7%
Staff $793 $8,673,041 3.8%
General Administration $322 $3,521,714 1.5%
School Administration $732 $8,005,884 3.5%
Operation $1,371 $14,994,627 6.6%
Transportation $1,691 $18,494,467 8.1%
Other $393 $4,298,241 1.9%
Total Support $6,273 $68,607,801 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,011 $21,994,307 9.6%
Total Expenditures $20,882 $228,386,434 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,565 $23,130,768,419 57.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $617 $1,667,305,640 4.2%
Staff $511 $1,380,892,424 3.4%
General Administration $315 $849,713,552 2.1%
School Administration $593 $1,601,010,298 4.0%
Operation $1,022 $2,759,510,008 6.9%
Transportation $819 $2,212,954,110 5.5%
Other $371 $1,001,621,336 2.5%
Total Support $4,248 $11,473,049,755 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,038 $5,503,281,991 13.7%
Total Expenditures $14,851 $40,107,079,029 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%