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Eagle Elementary School

Public | K-5 | 593 students

 

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Posted May 15, 2014

I think this school must improve with their communication with parents. The entire school year I felt out of the loop with what was going on with my child day to day. If was not made aware of any issues my child was having. There was very slim communication with the teacher. I am extremely disappointed.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted May 20, 2013

This school is by far the best one that the patchogue medford school district offers. The principal is on top of all the surroundings and each child. she cares so deeply for the school and kids. the kindergarten program is superb. Mrs Ruggiero and Ms. Salpietro are amazing at their job and the way they teach these kids is truly a blessing. I am so happy to have my kids as part of this tremendous school
—Submitted by a parent


Posted April 2, 2006

Located in a residential area, school appears to be on target regarding with curriculum, emphasis is placed on reading which I appreciate. My daughter in fifth grade is a voracious reader
—Submitted by a teacher


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 32% in 2014.

88 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
25%

2013

 
 
14%

2012

 
 
45%
Math

The state average for Math was 42% in 2014.

87 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
30%

2013

 
 
15%

2012

 
 
49%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


Beginning in the 2012-2013 school year, the New York State Department of Instruction implemented new assessments designed to be aligned with the Common Core State Standards. The new standards for proficiency in these subjects are higher than in previous years and the percent of students earning a proficient score is expected to be lower as a result of this change. See this letter from New York's Commissioner of Education for more information on these changes.

In 2013-2014 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. At present 2013-14 results are available only for English language arts and math. 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.

Source: New York State Education Department

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 33% in 2014.

67 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
17%

2013

 
 
22%

2012

 
 
53%
Math

The state average for Math was 43% in 2014.

65 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
30%

2013

 
 
23%

2012

 
 
61%
Science

The state average for Science was 90% in 2013.

102 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
97%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


Beginning in the 2012-2013 school year, the New York State Department of Instruction implemented new assessments designed to be aligned with the Common Core State Standards. The new standards for proficiency in these subjects are higher than in previous years and the percent of students earning a proficient score is expected to be lower as a result of this change. See this letter from New York's Commissioner of Education for more information on these changes.

In 2013-2014 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. At present 2013-14 results are available only for English language arts and math. 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.

Source: New York State Education Department

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 30% in 2014.

90 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
15%

2013

 
 
29%

2012

 
 
60%
Math

The state average for Math was 40% in 2014.

89 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
18%

2013

 
 
18%

2012

 
 
53%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


Beginning in the 2012-2013 school year, the New York State Department of Instruction implemented new assessments designed to be aligned with the Common Core State Standards. The new standards for proficiency in these subjects are higher than in previous years and the percent of students earning a proficient score is expected to be lower as a result of this change. See this letter from New York's Commissioner of Education for more information on these changes.

In 2013-2014 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. At present 2013-14 results are available only for English language arts and math. 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.

Source: New York State Education Department

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2012-2013 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 2 56% 48%
Hispanic 1 32% 23%
Black 2 6% 19%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2 5% 9%
Two or more races 1 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2 0% 1%
Source: NYSED, 2011-2012
Source: 2 NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Limited English proficient 211%N/A8%
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 151%N/A43%
Source: 1 NCES, 2011-2012
Source: 2 NYSED, 2011-2012

Teacher experience

  This school District averageState average
Fewer than 3 years experience 0%N/A5%
Source: NYSED, 2011-2012

Teacher education levels

  This school District averageState average
Master's degree and above 71%N/A39%
Source: NYSED, 2011-2012

Teacher credentials

  This school District averageState average
Teachers with no valid teaching certificate 0%N/A0%
Source: NYSED, 2011-2012

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  • MR. ERIN SKAHILL

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1000 Wave Ave
Medford, NY 11763
Phone: (631) 687-8150

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