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Utica City School District

GreatSchools Rating: 4 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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106 Memorial Parkway
Utica, NY 13501
Oneida County
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PH: (315) 792-2222

  • Grades K-12 & ungraded
  • 9619 students
  • 14 schools

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 New York State Assessments

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 3

English Language Arts
 14% (2014)
 15% (2013)
 36% (2012)
 38% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 32% in 2014.

Math
 25% (2014)
 18% (2013)
 45% (2012)
 46% (2011)
The state average for Math was 42% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 4

Science
 82% (2013)
 83% (2011)
The state average for Science was 90% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 17% (2014)
 11% (2013)
 41% (2012)
 35% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 33% in 2014.

Math
 27% (2014)
 17% (2013)
 50% (2012)
 49% (2011)
The state average for Math was 43% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 5

English Language Arts
 12% (2014)
 14% (2013)
 38% (2012)
 31% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 30% in 2014.

Math
 18% (2014)
 11% (2013)
 43% (2012)
 48% (2011)
The state average for Math was 40% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 6

English Language Arts
 14% (2014)
 16% (2013)
 35% (2012)
 38% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 29% in 2014.

Math
 24% (2014)
 19% (2013)
 41% (2012)
 33% (2011)
The state average for Math was 38% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 7

English Language Arts
 12% (2014)
 15% (2013)
 31% (2012)
 29% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 29% in 2014.

Math
 9% (2014)
 6% (2013)
 41% (2012)
 44% (2011)
The state average for Math was 33% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 8

Science
 62% (2013)
 63% (2011)
The state average for Science was 69% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 19% (2014)
 15% (2013)
 33% (2012)
 31% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 36% in 2014.

Math
 5% (2014)
 9% (2013)
 43% (2012)
 36% (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
 58% (2013)
 58% (2012)
 57% (2011)
 42% (2010)
The state average for Algebra II/Trigonometry was 66% in 2013.

Mathematics A
 37% (2009)
 61% (2008)
 73% (2007)
The state average for Mathematics A was 61% in 2009.

Mathematics B
 75% (2010)
 51% (2009)
 63% (2008)
 58% (2007)
The state average for Mathematics B was 61% in 2010.

English
 65% (2013)
 76% (2012)
 75% (2011)
 66% (2010)
 71% (2009)
 75% (2008)
 69% (2007)
The state average for English was 77% in 2013.

Living Environment
 58% (2013)
 63% (2012)
 72% (2011)
 71% (2010)
 73% (2009)
 74% (2008)
 76% (2007)
The state average for Living Environment was 77% in 2013.

Physics
 64% (2013)
 58% (2012)
 75% (2011)
 85% (2010)
 76% (2009)
 82% (2008)
 88% (2007)
The state average for Physics was 81% in 2013.

Chemistry
 74% (2013)
 76% (2012)
 67% (2011)
 57% (2010)
 75% (2009)
 84% (2008)
 87% (2007)
The state average for Chemistry was 76% in 2013.

Earth Science
 84% (2013)
 88% (2012)
 85% (2011)
 87% (2010)
 86% (2009)
 88% (2008)
 93% (2007)
The state average for Earth Science was 72% in 2013.

Integrated Algebra
 64% (2013)
 59% (2012)
 61% (2011)
 58% (2010)
 59% (2009)
 70% (2008)
The state average for Integrated Algebra was 73% in 2013.

Global History and Geography
 47% (2013)
 48% (2012)
 59% (2011)
 55% (2010)
 53% (2009)
 55% (2008)
The state average for Global History and Geography was 71% in 2013.

U.S. History and Government
 67% (2013)
 69% (2012)
 66% (2011)
 75% (2010)
 72% (2009)
 78% (2008)
The state average for U.S. History and Government was 80% in 2013.

French
 88% (2011)
The state average for French was 95% in 2011.

Italian
 97% (2011)
The state average for Italian was 98% in 2011.

Spanish
 79% (2011)
The state average for Spanish was 94% in 2011.

Geometry
 75% (2013)
 81% (2012)
 79% (2011)
 78% (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 Students58%
Female58%
Male56%
African American35%
Asian/Pacific Islander50%
Hispanic61%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White63%
Economically disadvantaged52%
Not economically disadvantaged64%
Non-migrant58%

EnglishThis District
All Students65%
Female66%
Male63%
African American55%
Asian/Pacific Islander44%
Hispanic60%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White82%
Economically disadvantaged60%
Not economically disadvantaged76%
Students with disabilities37%
General population71%
English language learners21%
Proficient in English76%
Non-migrant65%

Living EnvironmentThis District
All Students58%
Female58%
Male59%
African American48%
Asian/Pacific Islander44%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White76%
Economically disadvantaged57%
Not economically disadvantaged63%
Students with disabilities21%
General population66%
English language learners28%
Proficient in English67%

PhysicsThis District
All Students64%
Female57%
Male72%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islander46%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White72%
Economically disadvantaged68%
Not economically disadvantaged63%
Proficient in English64%
Non-migrant64%

ChemistryThis District
All Students74%
Female69%
Male81%
African American71%
Asian/Pacific Islander81%
Hispanic71%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White75%
Economically disadvantaged71%
Not economically disadvantaged79%
Non-migrant74%

Earth ScienceThis District
All Students84%
Female80%
Male90%
African American66%
Asian/Pacific Islander83%
Hispanic87%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White89%
Economically disadvantaged82%
Not economically disadvantaged87%
Students with disabilities50%
General population85%
Proficient in English84%
Non-migrant84%

Integrated AlgebraThis District
All Students64%
Female64%
Male63%
African American48%
Asian/Pacific Islander70%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White74%
Economically disadvantaged61%
Not economically disadvantaged70%
Students with disabilities27%
General population73%
English language learners53%
Proficient in English67%

Global History and GeographyThis District
All Students47%
Female46%
Male48%
African American40%
Asian/Pacific Islander34%
Hispanic40%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White59%
Economically disadvantaged45%
Not economically disadvantaged52%
Students with disabilities21%
General population53%
English language learners25%
Proficient in English52%

U.S. History and GovernmentThis District
All Students67%
Female67%
Male67%
African American59%
Asian/Pacific Islander59%
Hispanic54%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White79%
Economically disadvantaged64%
Not economically disadvantaged75%
Students with disabilities44%
General population72%
English language learners43%
Proficient in English72%

GeometryThis District
All Students75%
Female74%
Male77%
African American71%
Asian/Pacific Islander82%
Hispanic76%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White75%
Economically disadvantaged74%
Not economically disadvantaged78%
General population76%
English language learners64%
Proficient in English77%
Non-migrant75%
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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