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Red Jacket High School

Public | 9-12 | 277 students

 

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Posted May 7, 2010

I love this school. It teaches my child how to be a caring and responsible individual. My child enjoys his chorus teacher because she is very motivational.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 13, 2009

I really like how my child is treated as an individual. The school seems to care much more about them then they did at my last school.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted May 2, 2008

I love the small community we are in and every child is somebody.
—Submitted by a parent


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About these ratings

The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Algebra II/Trigonometry

The state average for Algebra II/Trigonometry was 64% in 2012.

40 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
98%

2011

 
 
97%
Chemistry

The state average for Chemistry was 78% in 2012.

38 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
87%

2011

 
 
86%
Earth Science

The state average for Earth Science was 73% in 2012.

73 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
82%

2011

 
 
84%
English

The state average for English was 82% in 2012.

73 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
97%

2011

 
 
97%
French

The state average for French was 95% in 2011.

15 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
100%
Geometry

The state average for Geometry was 75% in 2012.

57 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
89%

2011

 
 
93%
Global History and Geography

The state average for Global History and Geography was 71% in 2012.

71 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
75%

2011

 
 
78%
Integrated Algebra

The state average for Integrated Algebra was 72% in 2012.

68 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
89%

2011

 
 
89%
Italian

The state average for Italian was 98% in 2011.

2011

 
 
n/a
Living Environment

The state average for Living Environment was 78% in 2012.

69 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
93%

2011

 
 
93%
Physics

The state average for Physics was 79% in 2012.

16 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
75%

2011

 
 
92%
Spanish

The state average for Spanish was 94% in 2011.

33 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
90%
U.S. History and Government

The state average for U.S. History and Government was 79% in 2012.

70 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
94%

2011

 
 
93%
Scale: % passing

About the tests


In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Regents Examinations to test high school students in English, math, global history and geography, US history and government, living environment, chemistry, Earth science and physics. 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.

Source: New York State Education Department

Algebra II/Trigonometry

All Students98%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
General populationn/a

Chemistry

All Students87%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
General populationn/a

Earth Science

All Students82%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
General populationn/a

English

All Students97%
Students with disabilities80%
General population98%

Geometry

All Students89%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
General populationn/a

Global History and Geography

All Students75%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
General populationn/a

Integrated Algebra

All Students89%
Students with disabilities33%
General population96%

Living Environment

All Students93%
Students with disabilities60%
General population95%

Physics

All Students75%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
General populationn/a

U.S. History and Government

All Students94%
Students with disabilities83%
General population96%
Scale: % passing

About the tests


In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Regents Examinations to test high school students in English, math, global history and geography, US history and government, living environment, chemistry, Earth science and physics. 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.

The different student groups are identified by the New York Department of Education. If there are fewer than 5 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: New York State Education Department

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2011-2012 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 96% 48%
Hispanic 2% 23%
Two or more races 2% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Asian 0% 9%
Black 0% 19%
Source: NYSED, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Limited English proficient 0%N/A8%
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 30%N/A43%
Source: NYSED, 2011-2012

Teacher experience

  This school District averageState average
Fewer than 3 years experience 12%N/A5%
Source: NYSED, 2011-2012

Teacher education levels

  This school District averageState average
Master's degree and above 18%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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School Leader's name
  • MR. JAMES NIEDERMEIER

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  • Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
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1506 Rt 21
Shortsville, NY 14548
Phone: (585) 289-3966

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