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Arlington Central School District

GreatSchools Rating: 7 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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696 Dutchess Turnpike
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
Dutchess County
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PH: (845) 486-4460

  • Grades K-12
  • 9471 students
  • 12 schools

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 New York State Assessments

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 3

English Language Arts
 34% (2014)
 39% (2013)
 59% (2012)
 66% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 32% in 2014.

Math
 44% (2014)
 40% (2013)
 65% (2012)
 65% (2011)
The state average for Math was 42% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 4

Science
 93% (2013)
 93% (2011)
The state average for Science was 90% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 42% (2014)
 33% (2013)
 68% (2012)
 68% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 33% in 2014.

Math
 48% (2014)
 34% (2013)
 72% (2012)
 71% (2011)
The state average for Math was 43% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 5

English Language Arts
 33% (2014)
 35% (2013)
 61% (2012)
 61% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 30% in 2014.

Math
 43% (2014)
 31% (2013)
 66% (2012)
 70% (2011)
The state average for Math was 40% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 6

English Language Arts
 27% (2014)
 32% (2013)
 63% (2012)
 62% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 29% in 2014.

Math
 43% (2014)
 35% (2013)
 73% (2012)
 68% (2011)
The state average for Math was 38% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 7

English Language Arts
 22% (2014)
 40% (2013)
 59% (2012)
 56% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 29% in 2014.

Math
 27% (2014)
 30% (2013)
 68% (2012)
 73% (2011)
The state average for Math was 33% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 8

Science
 84% (2013)
 86% (2011)
The state average for Science was 69% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 37% (2014)
 37% (2013)
 63% (2012)
 52% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 36% in 2014.

Math
 7% (2014)
 27% (2013)
 61% (2012)
 57% (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
 89% (2013)
 82% (2012)
 78% (2011)
 85% (2010)
The state average for Algebra II/Trigonometry was 66% in 2013.

Mathematics A
 72% (2009)
 94% (2008)
 93% (2007)
The state average for Mathematics A was 61% in 2009.

Mathematics B
 79% (2010)
 80% (2009)
 78% (2008)
 77% (2007)
The state average for Mathematics B was 61% in 2010.

English
 93% (2013)
 87% (2012)
 90% (2011)
 89% (2010)
 91% (2009)
 93% (2008)
 88% (2007)
The state average for English was 77% in 2013.

Living Environment
 90% (2013)
 88% (2012)
 88% (2011)
 87% (2010)
 94% (2009)
 87% (2008)
 89% (2007)
The state average for Living Environment was 77% in 2013.

Physics
 88% (2013)
 87% (2012)
 88% (2011)
 90% (2010)
 90% (2009)
 88% (2008)
 88% (2007)
The state average for Physics was 81% in 2013.

Chemistry
 83% (2013)
 77% (2012)
 77% (2011)
 73% (2010)
 74% (2009)
 78% (2008)
 76% (2007)
The state average for Chemistry was 76% in 2013.

Earth Science
 87% (2013)
 86% (2012)
 88% (2011)
 89% (2010)
 86% (2009)
 86% (2008)
 88% (2007)
The state average for Earth Science was 72% in 2013.

Integrated Algebra
 90% (2013)
 91% (2012)
 90% (2011)
 91% (2010)
 92% (2009)
 94% (2008)
The state average for Integrated Algebra was 73% in 2013.

Global History and Geography
 80% (2013)
 83% (2012)
 86% (2011)
 84% (2010)
 89% (2009)
 86% (2008)
The state average for Global History and Geography was 71% in 2013.

U.S. History and Government
 89% (2013)
 91% (2012)
 92% (2011)
 92% (2010)
 93% (2009)
 97% (2008)
The state average for U.S. History and Government was 80% in 2013.

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

Italian
 94% (2011)
The state average for Italian was 98% in 2011.

Spanish
 93% (2011)
The state average for Spanish was 94% in 2011.

Geometry
 94% (2013)
 93% (2012)
 95% (2011)
 93% (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 Students89%
Female91%
Male86%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islander93%
Hispanic79%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White89%
Economically disadvantaged75%
Not economically disadvantaged90%
Proficient in English89%
Non-migrant89%

EnglishThis District
All Students93%
Female96%
Male91%
African American84%
Asian/Pacific Islander95%
Hispanic93%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White94%
Economically disadvantaged82%
Not economically disadvantaged94%
Students with disabilities55%
General population98%
Non-migrant93%

Living EnvironmentThis District
All Students90%
Female87%
Male92%
African American77%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic80%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White92%
Economically disadvantaged76%
Not economically disadvantaged93%
Students with disabilities60%
General population94%
Non-migrant90%

PhysicsThis District
All Students88%
Female87%
Male90%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islander88%
Hispanic85%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White88%
Economically disadvantaged84%
Not economically disadvantaged88%
Proficient in English88%
Non-migrant88%

ChemistryThis District
All Students83%
Female83%
Male84%
African American70%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic84%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White85%
Economically disadvantaged72%
Not economically disadvantaged85%
Students with disabilities82%
General population83%
Proficient in English83%
Non-migrant83%

Earth ScienceThis District
All Students87%
Female86%
Male89%
African American74%
Asian/Pacific Islander88%
Hispanic81%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White90%
Economically disadvantaged76%
Not economically disadvantaged89%
Students with disabilities68%
General population90%
Non-migrant87%

Integrated AlgebraThis District
All Students90%
Female90%
Male89%
African American81%
Asian/Pacific Islander97%
Hispanic87%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White91%
Economically disadvantaged80%
Not economically disadvantaged91%
Students with disabilities67%
General population93%
Non-migrant90%

Global History and GeographyThis District
All Students80%
Female80%
Male78%
African American63%
Asian/Pacific Islander97%
Hispanic71%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White81%
Economically disadvantaged61%
Not economically disadvantaged83%
Students with disabilities44%
General population85%
Non-migrant80%

U.S. History and GovernmentThis District
All Students89%
Female88%
Male91%
African American85%
Asian/Pacific Islander98%
Hispanic84%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White90%
Economically disadvantaged78%
Not economically disadvantaged90%
Students with disabilities56%
General population94%
Non-migrant89%

GeometryThis District
All Students94%
Female95%
Male92%
African American81%
Asian/Pacific Islander97%
Hispanic90%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White96%
Economically disadvantaged90%
Not economically disadvantaged94%
Students with disabilities76%
General population94%
Non-migrant94%
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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