PROFICIENCY 43% 11% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
45%WEST BABYLON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
45%West Babylon
48%New York

West Babylon Junior High School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "WEST BABYLON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT" in West Babylon, NY. There are a total of 923 students and 75 teachers at West Babylon Junior High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 273 free lunch students and 64 reduced lunch students.

West Babylon Junior High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 43.0%, which is 11% lower than the New York average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students923
Teachers74.9
Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch273
Reduced lunch64

 

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 West Babylon Junior High 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
All52%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
650-54%
735-39%
860-64%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All34%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
630-34%
730-34%
835-39%
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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West Babylon Junior High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian 75.0% 71.1% 64.4% 51.1%
African American 5.6% 6.1% 13.3% 15.9%
Asian 3.7% 4.5% 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 15.0% 16.9% 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.4% 1.1% 2.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
West Babylon Senior High School97%0.6West Babylon, NY
Forest Avenue School35%0.7West Babylon, NY
Tooker Avenue School37%0.8West Babylon, NY
Daniel Street School55%1.1Lindenhurst, NY
Lindenhurst Senior High School97%1.1Lindenhurst, NY
Babylon Memorial Grade School50%1.2Babylon, NY
South Bay School27%1.2West Babylon, NY
John F Kennedy School42%1.3West Babylon, NY
Belmont Elementary School42%1.3West Babylon, NY
Santapogue School37%1.3West Babylon, NY
Robert Moses Middle School47%1.5North Babylon, NY
Babylon Junior-senior High School76%1.5Babylon, NY

West Babylon demographics profile

StatisticWest BabylonNew YorkNational
Population43,35919,697,457318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)5,57435991
Median age40.638.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%52%55%
Speak English79%70%79%
Speak Spanish12%15%13%

Education level achieved in West Babylon

IndexWest BabylonNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade86.4%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school85.6%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college51.9%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.0%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors24.2%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters8.3%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.2%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.5%1.3%
Source: The West Babylon Junior High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.