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Udall Road Middle School

Public | 6-8 | 615 students

 

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Posted May 12, 2013

I believe this school is very strict in a good way because the principal run it great! He does listen to the opinion of the students but he tends to believe the teachers more. Although, when an incident occurs he brings in witnesses to get the true story. The teachers are very nice and understanding. They teach good curriculum and help you when you don't understand something. The school should allow the students to have more freedoms though.


Posted November 18, 2010

school is terrible waste of time DO NOT GO TO nobody cares about u its just an excuse to be called a school


Posted April 14, 2010

this school doesn't let students have freedom of speech. the students get blamed for things they haven't even done. my sources are me because I am a seventh grade student at udall and next year I am going to beach street because this school is terrible. they don't help kids in need of special classes and students feel unsafe and the staff won't care as long as there's no complaints. so there I am just saying udalls a waist of school time.
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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 29% in 2014.

160 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
32%

2013

 
 
31%

2012

 
 
66%
Math

The state average for Math was 38% in 2014.

147 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
59%

2013

 
 
45%

2012

 
 
82%
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 29% in 2014.

160 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
24%

2013

 
 
36%

2012

 
 
70%
Math

The state average for Math was 33% in 2014.

146 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
49%

2013

 
 
39%

2012

 
 
87%
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 36% in 2014.

152 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
47%

2013

 
 
39%

2012

 
 
59%
Math

The state average for Math was 22% in 2014.

37 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
8%

2013

 
 
18%

2012

 
 
65%
Science

The state average for Science was 69% in 2013.

154 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
90%
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

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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 1 92% 48%
Hispanic 2 5% 23%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2 2% 9%
Two or more races 2 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2 0% 1%
Black 1 0% 19%
Source: NYSED, 2011-2012
Source: 2 NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Limited English proficient 1%N/A8%
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 10%N/A43%
Source: NCES, 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 74%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. DANIEL MARQUARDT

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900 Udall Rd
West Islip, NY 11795
Phone: (631) 893-3290

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