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Cheektowaga Central School District

GreatSchools Rating: 5 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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3600 Union Rd
Cheektowaga, NY 14225
Erie County
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PH: (716) 686-3606

  • Grades PK-12 & ungraded
  • 2244 students
  • 4 schools

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 New York State Assessments

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 3

English Language Arts
 25% (2014)
 25% (2013)
 49% (2012)
 52% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 32% in 2014.

Math
 31% (2014)
 22% (2013)
 60% (2012)
 52% (2011)
The state average for Math was 42% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 4

Science
 95% (2013)
 90% (2011)
The state average for Science was 90% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 18% (2014)
 19% (2013)
 44% (2012)
 50% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 33% in 2014.

Math
 34% (2014)
 31% (2013)
 59% (2012)
 61% (2011)
The state average for Math was 43% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 5

English Language Arts
 13% (2014)
 17% (2013)
 45% (2012)
 39% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 30% in 2014.

Math
 14% (2014)
 8% (2013)
 43% (2012)
 51% (2011)
The state average for Math was 40% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 6

English Language Arts
 11% (2014)
 24% (2013)
 48% (2012)
 50% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 29% in 2014.

Math
 13% (2014)
 15% (2013)
 49% (2012)
 44% (2011)
The state average for Math was 38% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 7

English Language Arts
 21% (2014)
 20% (2013)
 43% (2012)
 29% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 29% in 2014.

Math
 19% (2014)
 12% (2013)
 48% (2012)
 50% (2011)
The state average for Math was 33% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 8

Science
 66% (2013)
 66% (2011)
The state average for Science was 69% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 22% (2014)
 27% (2013)
 38% (2012)
 47% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 36% in 2014.

Math
 7% (2014)
 14% (2013)
 46% (2012)
 47% (2011)
The state average for Math was 22% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 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.
  • 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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 New York State Assessments by Subgroup

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 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.
  • 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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 New York State Regents Exams

 
Scale: % passing

Algebra II/Trigonometry
 51% (2013)
 55% (2012)
 54% (2011)
 58% (2010)
The state average for Algebra II/Trigonometry was 66% in 2013.

Mathematics A
 71% (2009)
 83% (2008)
 84% (2007)
The state average for Mathematics A was 61% in 2009.

Mathematics B
 77% (2010)
 81% (2009)
 89% (2008)
 86% (2007)
The state average for Mathematics B was 61% in 2010.

English
 76% (2013)
 76% (2012)
 86% (2011)
 87% (2010)
 88% (2009)
 85% (2008)
 79% (2007)
The state average for English was 77% in 2013.

Living Environment
 70% (2013)
 79% (2012)
 78% (2011)
 69% (2010)
 84% (2009)
 79% (2008)
 84% (2007)
The state average for Living Environment was 77% in 2013.

Physics
 93% (2013)
 90% (2012)
 90% (2011)
 94% (2010)
 66% (2009)
 57% (2008)
 87% (2007)
The state average for Physics was 81% in 2013.

Chemistry
 68% (2013)
 84% (2012)
 74% (2011)
 64% (2010)
 82% (2009)
 79% (2008)
 76% (2007)
The state average for Chemistry was 76% in 2013.

Earth Science
 73% (2013)
 67% (2012)
 63% (2011)
 69% (2010)
 66% (2009)
 74% (2008)
 70% (2007)
The state average for Earth Science was 72% in 2013.

Integrated Algebra
 76% (2013)
 74% (2012)
 75% (2011)
 71% (2010)
 68% (2009)
 68% (2008)
The state average for Integrated Algebra was 73% in 2013.

Global History and Geography
 73% (2013)
 71% (2012)
 75% (2011)
 68% (2010)
 80% (2009)
 71% (2008)
The state average for Global History and Geography was 71% in 2013.

U.S. History and Government
 86% (2013)
 77% (2012)
 82% (2011)
 90% (2010)
 88% (2009)
 87% (2008)
The state average for U.S. History and Government was 80% in 2013.

French
 77% (2011)
The state average for French was 95% in 2011.

Italian
Data not available for this district (2011)
The state average for Italian was 98% in 2011.

Spanish
 90% (2011)
The state average for Spanish was 94% in 2011.

Geometry
 89% (2013)
 73% (2012)
 66% (2011)
 57% (2010)
The state average for Geometry was 74% in 2013.

Source: NYSED, 2012-2013

 
About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 New York used the New York State Regents Examinations to test high school students in english language arts, math, global history and geography, US history and government, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics and several foreign languages.
  • The results for english language arts, math, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics, global history and geography, US history and government, french, italian, and spanish are displayed in GreatSchools profiles.
  • Students must take at least five Regents Exams in order to graduate.
  • Scores of 65 and above are passing; scores of 55 and above earn credit toward a local diploma (with the approval of the local board of education).
  • The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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 New York State Regents Exams by Subgroup

 
Scale: % passing


Algebra II/TrigonometryThis District
All Students51%
Female52%
Male50%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White55%
Economically disadvantaged40%
Not economically disadvantaged57%
Proficient in English51%
Non-migrant51%

EnglishThis District
All Students76%
Female82%
Male70%
African American61%
Asian/Pacific Islander73%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White85%
Economically disadvantaged66%
Not economically disadvantaged86%
Students with disabilities40%
General population83%
Non-migrant76%

Living EnvironmentThis District
All Students70%
Female73%
Male67%
African American59%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White78%
Economically disadvantaged63%
Not economically disadvantaged78%
Students with disabilities26%
General population80%
Proficient in English72%
Non-migrant70%

PhysicsThis District
All Students93%
Female95%
Male91%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White93%
Economically disadvantaged91%
Not economically disadvantaged93%
Proficient in English93%
Non-migrant93%

ChemistryThis District
All Students68%
Female61%
Male80%
African American55%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White70%
Economically disadvantaged52%
Not economically disadvantaged78%
Proficient in English68%
Non-migrant68%

Earth ScienceThis District
All Students73%
Female72%
Male73%
African American51%
Asian/Pacific Islander92%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White82%
Economically disadvantaged69%
Not economically disadvantaged77%
General population75%
Proficient in English73%
Non-migrant73%

Integrated AlgebraThis District
All Students76%
Female80%
Male71%
African American66%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White81%
Economically disadvantaged72%
Not economically disadvantaged80%
Students with disabilities42%
General population82%
Non-migrant76%

Global History and GeographyThis District
All Students73%
Female73%
Male72%
African American55%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White84%
Economically disadvantaged65%
Not economically disadvantaged84%
Students with disabilities31%
General population81%
Non-migrant73%

U.S. History and GovernmentThis District
All Students86%
Female89%
Male85%
African American79%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White90%
Economically disadvantaged87%
Not economically disadvantaged87%
Students with disabilities59%
General population92%
Non-migrant86%

GeometryThis District
All Students89%
Female89%
Male88%
African American77%
Asian/Pacific Islander85%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White95%
Economically disadvantaged77%
Not economically disadvantaged95%
Proficient in English89%
Non-migrant89%
Source: NYSED, 2012-2013

 
About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 New York used the New York State Regents Examinations to test high school students in english language arts, math, global history and geography, US history and government, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics and several foreign languages.
  • The results for english language arts, math, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics, global history and geography, US history and government, french, italian, and spanish are displayed in GreatSchools profiles.
  • Students must take at least five Regents Exams in order to graduate.
  • Scores of 65 and above are passing; scores of 55 and above earn credit toward a local diploma (with the approval of the local board of education).
  • The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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