PROFICIENCY 17% 65% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
22%ALBANY CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
24%Albany
48%New York

William S Hackett Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "ALBANY CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Albany, NY. There are a total of 633 students and 49 teachers at William S Hackett Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 372 free lunch students and 36 reduced lunch students.

William S Hackett Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 17.0%, which is 65% lower than the New York average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students633
Teachers49.22
Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch372
Reduced lunch36

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At William S Hackett Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All17%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
615-19%
710-14%
820-24%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All17%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
625-29%
710-14%
815-19%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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William S Hackett Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian 21.1% 20.9% 64.4% 51.1%
African American 45.9% 50.4% 13.3% 15.9%
Asian 12.6% 8.9% 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 16.8% 15.6% 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.0% 0.6% 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.3% 3.3% 2.0% 3.1%

Albany demographics profile

StatisticAlbanyNew YorkNational
Population98,42519,697,457318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)4,60235991
Median age31.238.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)31%52%55%
Speak English84%70%79%
Speak Spanish6%15%13%

Education level achieved in Albany

IndexAlbanyNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade87.3%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school86.5%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college63.2%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree45.9%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors37.3%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters17.7%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.3%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.7%1.5%1.3%
Source: The William S Hackett Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.