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Niagara-Wheatfield Central School District

GreatSchools Rating: 7 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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6700 Schultz St
Niagara Falls, NY 14304
Niagara County
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PH: (716) 215-3003

  • Grades PK-12 & ungraded
  • 4036 students
  • 6 schools

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 New York State Assessments

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 3

English Language Arts
 30% (2014)
 33% (2013)
 63% (2012)
 64% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 32% in 2014.

Math
 45% (2014)
 37% (2013)
 70% (2012)
 67% (2011)
The state average for Math was 42% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 4

Science
 94% (2013)
 95% (2011)
The state average for Science was 90% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 38% (2014)
 37% (2013)
 66% (2012)
 68% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 33% in 2014.

Math
 47% (2014)
 40% (2013)
 73% (2012)
 82% (2011)
The state average for Math was 43% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 5

English Language Arts
 34% (2014)
 36% (2013)
 66% (2012)
 59% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 30% in 2014.

Math
 40% (2014)
 31% (2013)
 72% (2012)
 74% (2011)
The state average for Math was 40% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 6

English Language Arts
 38% (2014)
 41% (2013)
 65% (2012)
 79% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 29% in 2014.

Math
 57% (2014)
 46% (2013)
 83% (2012)
 87% (2011)
The state average for Math was 38% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 7

English Language Arts
 41% (2014)
 44% (2013)
 68% (2012)
 67% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 29% in 2014.

Math
 39% (2014)
 32% (2013)
 74% (2012)
 80% (2011)
The state average for Math was 33% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 8

Science
 77% (2013)
 79% (2011)
The state average for Science was 69% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 47% (2014)
 36% (2013)
 59% (2012)
 65% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 36% in 2014.

Math
 7% (2014)
 11% (2013)
 70% (2012)
 52% (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
 65% (2013)
 59% (2012)
 61% (2011)
 71% (2010)
The state average for Algebra II/Trigonometry was 66% in 2013.

Mathematics A
 71% (2009)
 90% (2008)
 90% (2007)
The state average for Mathematics A was 61% in 2009.

Mathematics B
 67% (2010)
 64% (2009)
 58% (2008)
 65% (2007)
The state average for Mathematics B was 61% in 2010.

English
 92% (2013)
 92% (2012)
 94% (2011)
 94% (2010)
 97% (2009)
 94% (2008)
 94% (2007)
The state average for English was 77% in 2013.

Living Environment
 86% (2013)
 91% (2012)
 94% (2011)
 92% (2010)
 93% (2009)
 90% (2008)
 85% (2007)
The state average for Living Environment was 77% in 2013.

Physics
 94% (2013)
 79% (2012)
 87% (2011)
 81% (2010)
 82% (2009)
 81% (2008)
 94% (2007)
The state average for Physics was 81% in 2013.

Chemistry
 68% (2013)
 84% (2012)
 80% (2011)
 74% (2010)
 78% (2009)
 61% (2008)
 64% (2007)
The state average for Chemistry was 76% in 2013.

Earth Science
 86% (2013)
 88% (2012)
 93% (2011)
 85% (2010)
 81% (2009)
 80% (2008)
 79% (2007)
The state average for Earth Science was 72% in 2013.

Integrated Algebra
 89% (2013)
 85% (2012)
 84% (2011)
 84% (2010)
 80% (2009)
 76% (2008)
The state average for Integrated Algebra was 73% in 2013.

Global History and Geography
 84% (2013)
 86% (2012)
 85% (2011)
 85% (2010)
 86% (2009)
 85% (2008)
The state average for Global History and Geography was 71% in 2013.

U.S. History and Government
 91% (2013)
 93% (2012)
 94% (2011)
 95% (2010)
 96% (2009)
 98% (2008)
The state average for U.S. History and Government was 80% in 2013.

French
 80% (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
 96% (2011)
The state average for Spanish was 94% in 2011.

Geometry
 85% (2013)
 73% (2012)
 81% (2011)
 77% (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 Students65%
Female64%
Male65%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native American67%
White65%
Economically disadvantaged63%
Not economically disadvantaged66%
Proficient in English65%
Non-migrant65%

EnglishThis District
All Students92%
Female94%
Male91%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native American86%
White93%
Economically disadvantaged90%
Not economically disadvantaged93%
Students with disabilities55%
General population96%
Non-migrant92%

Living EnvironmentThis District
All Students86%
Female85%
Male88%
African American53%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native American82%
White88%
Economically disadvantaged69%
Not economically disadvantaged92%
Students with disabilities44%
General population93%
Proficient in English86%
Non-migrant86%

PhysicsThis District
All Students94%
Female97%
Male91%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White93%
Not economically disadvantaged93%
General population94%
Proficient in English94%
Non-migrant94%

ChemistryThis District
All Students68%
Female59%
Male76%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native American57%
White69%
Economically disadvantaged63%
Not economically disadvantaged68%
Proficient in English68%
Non-migrant68%

Earth ScienceThis District
All Students86%
Female85%
Male86%
African American77%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native American84%
White86%
Economically disadvantaged75%
Not economically disadvantaged89%
Students with disabilities47%
General population90%
Non-migrant86%

Integrated AlgebraThis District
All Students89%
Female93%
Male84%
African American53%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native American78%
White91%
Economically disadvantaged78%
Not economically disadvantaged92%
Students with disabilities43%
General population93%
Proficient in English89%
Non-migrant89%

Global History and GeographyThis District
All Students84%
Female83%
Male84%
African American69%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native American92%
White84%
Economically disadvantaged72%
Not economically disadvantaged87%
Students with disabilities54%
General population88%
Non-migrant84%

U.S. History and GovernmentThis District
All Students91%
Female90%
Male92%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native American91%
White92%
Economically disadvantaged85%
Not economically disadvantaged93%
Students with disabilities67%
General population95%
Non-migrant91%

GeometryThis District
All Students85%
Female85%
Male84%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native American86%
White84%
Economically disadvantaged74%
Not economically disadvantaged87%
Students with disabilities44%
General population86%
Proficient in English85%
Non-migrant85%
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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