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Rockville Centre Union Free School District

GreatSchools Rating: 8 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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128 Shepherd St
Rockville Centre, NY 11570
Nassau County
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PH: (516) 255-8920

  • Grades K-12 & ungraded
  • 3587 students
  • 7 schools

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 New York State Assessments

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 3

English Language Arts
 62% (2013)
 87% (2012)
 72% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 31% in 2013.

Math
 48% (2013)
 81% (2012)
 75% (2011)
The state average for Math was 34% in 2013.

Source: NYSED, 2012-2013

Grade 4

Science
 97% (2013)
 96% (2011)
The state average for Science was 90% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 57% (2013)
 81% (2012)
 83% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 30% in 2013.

Math
 46% (2013)
 86% (2012)
 88% (2011)
The state average for Math was 36% in 2013.

Source: NYSED, 2012-2013

Grade 5

English Language Arts
 63% (2013)
 86% (2012)
 82% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 31% in 2013.

Math
 33% (2013)
 90% (2012)
 87% (2011)
The state average for Math was 30% in 2013.

Source: NYSED, 2012-2013

Grade 6

English Language Arts
 43% (2013)
 76% (2012)
 74% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 30% in 2013.

Math
 50% (2013)
 85% (2012)
 81% (2011)
The state average for Math was 30% in 2013.

Source: NYSED, 2012-2013

Grade 7

English Language Arts
 43% (2013)
 74% (2012)
 70% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 31% in 2013.

Math
 40% (2013)
 80% (2012)
 86% (2011)
The state average for Math was 27% in 2013.

Source: NYSED, 2012-2013

Grade 8

Science
Data not available for this district (2013)
 17% (2011)
The state average for Science was 69% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 53% (2013)
 73% (2012)
 69% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 33% in 2013.

Math
 40% (2013)
 77% (2012)
 77% (2011)
The state average for Math was 27% in 2013.

Source: NYSED, 2012-2013

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.

Testing in New York: An Overview

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 New York State Assessments by Subgroup

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 3
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students62%
Female67%
Male57%
African American23%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic20%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White68%
Economically disadvantaged18%
Not economically disadvantaged66%
Students with disabilities25%
General population67%
Proficient in English63%
Non-migrant62%

MathThis District
All Students48%
Female49%
Male47%
African American23%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic20%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White51%
Economically disadvantaged25%
Not economically disadvantaged50%
Students with disabilities17%
General population53%
Proficient in English49%
Non-migrant48%
Source: NYSED, 2012-2013

Grade 4
ScienceThis District
All Students97%
Female97%
Male98%
African American87%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic100%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White98%
Economically disadvantaged91%
Not economically disadvantaged98%
Students with disabilities84%
General population99%
Non-migrant97%

English Language ArtsThis District
All Students57%
Female64%
Male51%
African American44%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic33%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White61%
Economically disadvantaged26%
Not economically disadvantaged61%
Students with disabilities16%
General population63%
Non-migrant57%

MathThis District
All Students46%
Female44%
Male48%
African American27%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic43%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White49%
Economically disadvantaged23%
Not economically disadvantaged49%
Students with disabilities12%
General population51%
Non-migrant46%
Source: NYSED, 2012-2013

Grade 5
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students63%
Female72%
Male57%
African American6%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic53%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White70%
Economically disadvantaged28%
Not economically disadvantaged69%
Students with disabilities13%
General population74%
Proficient in English65%
Non-migrant63%

MathThis District
All Students33%
Female33%
Male33%
African American13%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic29%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White35%
Economically disadvantaged23%
Not economically disadvantaged35%
Students with disabilities2%
General population40%
Proficient in English34%
Non-migrant33%
Source: NYSED, 2012-2013

Grade 6
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students43%
Female54%
Male33%
African American17%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic21%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White48%
Economically disadvantaged20%
Not economically disadvantaged47%
Students with disabilities5%
General population48%
Proficient in English43%
Non-migrant43%

MathThis District
All Students50%
Female48%
Male53%
African American9%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic27%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White56%
Economically disadvantaged5%
Not economically disadvantaged55%
Students with disabilities31%
General population52%
Non-migrant50%
Source: NYSED, 2012-2013

Grade 7
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students43%
Female51%
Male37%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic19%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White50%
Economically disadvantaged7%
Not economically disadvantaged46%
Students with disabilities5%
General population48%
Non-migrant43%

MathThis District
All Students40%
Female39%
Male40%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic14%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White45%
Economically disadvantaged18%
Not economically disadvantaged41%
Students with disabilities6%
General population44%
Non-migrant40%
Source: NYSED, 2012-2013

Grade 8
ScienceThis District
Subgroup results not available

English Language ArtsThis District
All Students53%
Female56%
Male50%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic24%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White57%
Economically disadvantaged10%
Not economically disadvantaged57%
Students with disabilities11%
General population61%
Non-migrant53%

MathThis District
All Students40%
Female43%
Male37%
African American30%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic6%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White45%
Economically disadvantaged8%
Not economically disadvantaged43%
Students with disabilities11%
General population44%
Non-migrant40%
Source: NYSED, 2012-2013

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
 78% (2013)
 76% (2012)
 69% (2011)
 78% (2010)
The state average for Algebra II/Trigonometry was 66% in 2013.

Mathematics A
Data not available for this district (2009)
 46% (2008)
 85% (2007)
The state average for Mathematics A was 61% in 2009.

Mathematics B
 65% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 77% (2008)
 73% (2007)
The state average for Mathematics B was 61% in 2010.

English
 97% (2013)
 98% (2012)
 96% (2011)
 97% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 98% (2008)
 98% (2007)
The state average for English was 77% in 2013.

Living Environment
 96% (2013)
 99% (2012)
 97% (2011)
 93% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 91% (2008)
 91% (2007)
The state average for Living Environment was 77% in 2013.

Physics
 85% (2013)
 83% (2012)
 89% (2011)
 90% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 76% (2008)
 79% (2007)
The state average for Physics was 81% in 2013.

Chemistry
 78% (2013)
 92% (2012)
 88% (2011)
 87% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 80% (2008)
 83% (2007)
The state average for Chemistry was 76% in 2013.

Earth Science
 84% (2013)
 84% (2012)
 84% (2011)
 83% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 77% (2008)
 78% (2007)
The state average for Earth Science was 72% in 2013.

Integrated Algebra
 91% (2013)
 90% (2012)
 92% (2011)
 86% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 85% (2008)
The state average for Integrated Algebra was 73% in 2013.

Global History and Geography
 91% (2013)
 93% (2012)
 92% (2011)
 87% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 86% (2008)
The state average for Global History and Geography was 71% in 2013.

U.S. History and Government
 97% (2013)
 96% (2012)
 95% (2011)
 96% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 96% (2008)
The state average for U.S. History and Government was 80% in 2013.

French
 100% (2011)
The state average for French was 95% in 2011.

Italian
Data not available for this district (2011)
The state average for Italian was 98% in 2011.

Spanish
 97% (2011)
The state average for Spanish was 94% in 2011.

Geometry
 91% (2013)
 85% (2012)
 83% (2011)
 79% (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.

Testing in New York: An Overview

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 New York State Regents Exams by Subgroup

 
Scale: % passing


Algebra II/TrigonometryThis District
All Students78%
Female82%
Male75%
African American43%
Asian/Pacific Islander90%
Hispanic47%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White84%
Economically disadvantaged45%
Not economically disadvantaged83%
Students with disabilities40%
General population84%
Non-migrant78%

EnglishThis District
All Students97%
Female100%
Male94%
African American96%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic84%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White99%
Economically disadvantaged90%
Not economically disadvantaged98%
Students with disabilities91%
General population98%
Non-migrant97%

Living EnvironmentThis District
All Students96%
Female98%
Male94%
African American85%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic92%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White98%
Economically disadvantaged86%
Not economically disadvantaged99%
Students with disabilities86%
General population99%
Non-migrant96%

PhysicsThis District
All Students85%
Female82%
Male89%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic63%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White87%
Economically disadvantaged71%
Not economically disadvantaged87%
Students with disabilities54%
General population86%
Proficient in English85%
Non-migrant85%

ChemistryThis District
All Students78%
Female79%
Male77%
African American43%
Asian/Pacific Islander75%
Hispanic60%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White83%
Economically disadvantaged58%
Not economically disadvantaged80%
Students with disabilities28%
General population85%
Non-migrant78%

Earth ScienceThis District
All Students84%
Female84%
Male84%
African American57%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic58%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White93%
Economically disadvantaged48%
Not economically disadvantaged92%
Students with disabilities47%
General population91%
Proficient in English86%
Non-migrant84%

Integrated AlgebraThis District
All Students91%
Female94%
Male89%
African American69%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic76%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White98%
Economically disadvantaged75%
Not economically disadvantaged95%
Students with disabilities69%
General population97%
Proficient in English92%
Non-migrant91%

Global History and GeographyThis District
All Students91%
Female89%
Male92%
African American79%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic70%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White96%
Economically disadvantaged66%
Not economically disadvantaged95%
Students with disabilities77%
General population94%
Proficient in English92%
Non-migrant91%

U.S. History and GovernmentThis District
All Students97%
Female99%
Male95%
African American93%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic90%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White98%
Economically disadvantaged93%
Not economically disadvantaged97%
Students with disabilities88%
General population98%
Non-migrant97%

GeometryThis District
All Students91%
Female90%
Male90%
African American73%
Asian/Pacific Islander92%
Hispanic77%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White97%
Economically disadvantaged74%
Not economically disadvantaged95%
Students with disabilities80%
General population92%
Proficient in English90%
Non-migrant91%
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.

Testing in New York: An Overview

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