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10 43rd St

Centereach, NY 11720

(631) 285-8200

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,165

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

13 Parent Reviews for Dawnwood Middle School

I simply LOVE Dawnwood. I'm in 7th grade and on team 7-2. I have the best teachers in the school, and I love all of them. Mr Hill is so funny and encouraging. He trys alot to help out and cares alot about your grade. Mrs. Gray is very easy going and has such an intresting/ creative way of learning. She ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 03/13/11

I love this school so much. All the teachers ,guidence counslers, office workers ect. ect. are so welcoming. The bullying in this school does not really occur and when it does the princible take immidiate action. This is an excellent school to go to!

Posted by a student on 09/02/09

this school is the best school anyone could go to!!!! i went there and i loved it!!!

Posted by a student on 05/12/09

The Principal/Assistant Principal team is a wonderful model. The staff and teachers are very professional and the students seem genuinely happy to be in this building. The diverse elements that are offered are refreshing. Although protected, the students are not babied, and are responsible. I wish every ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/23/09

I love this school! It has a lot of clubs to join, and the teachers and couslers are very caring. Contact with my parents are pretty good; they have contact cards in the nurses' office, and plenty of other ways. Band taught me a lot more than I knew coming here. The teachers are caring, fun, and try ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/07/09

My son went to Dawnwood when we moved to the district two years ago. We came from a great district and this school stood up to the potential. We loved it! Overall a great music program, sports are good and the teachers are helpful. My son did not want to leave. It's one of the better Jr. High schools ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/05/09

The teacher also have no interest in the students education except for one teacher , and shes probaly the only teahcer in dawnwood middle school that actually cares and her name is Mrs. Gray.

Posted by a student on 08/16/07

I moved here lasted year, welcoming Dawnwood with a new 7th grader. From coming from Pat-med School District, to Dawnwood, there was a huge difference. As a former student Of South Ocean Middle school, Dawnwood has them beat by all the activites and such. Although the bullying is about the same. The ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/16/07

This school is one of the best, Nice teachers and a respected athletic program, I went here for seventh grade and the school is phenomenal over all.

Posted by a student on 06/29/07

My son is a 6th grader. He's on a tough team, but it's working out well for him academically. The music program is great! Art is pretty good, too. My son won't join the intramural sports because there is no set schedule of events. My major complaint is lack of information and parental involvement. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/18/07

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Test scores for Dawnwood Middle School

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Test Year: 2012
Dawnwood Middle School
Middle Country Central School District
New York
* In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.

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Centereach schools — Dawnwood Middle School is located at 10 43rd St, Centereach NY 11720. 10 43rd St is in the 11720 ZIP code in Centereach, NY The school district for Dawnwood Middle School is the Middle Country Central School District. Dawnwood Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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