This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, ... More have above average college readiness measures, are making below average year-over-year academic improvement, take fewer advanced courses per student than the state average, and more information about this school can be found below.
Academics
7/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school... More serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
NY State Common Core Regents Exam
Algebra I
23%
State avg: 31%
English
70%
State avg: 66%
Algebra II
26%
State avg: 34%
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4/10
Student progress
This rating measures how much students at this school improved from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in the state.

A worrisome sign:

Students at this school are making less academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

Low progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills but that students in this school are making smaller gains than similar students in other schools.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to improve its programs.

Equity
Environment
Students
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White
92%
Hispanic
6%
Black
1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
1%
Two or more races
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
10 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
155 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
80%
State avg: 92%
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Neighborhood
2384 New York 34B
Aurora, NY 13026
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