District Summary Ratings

A larger number of schools in this district are rated above average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District

These are some of the top-rated public schools in Wappingers Central School District based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

District Student Progress

This district has a larger number of schools whose students are making less academic progress than their peers at other schools in the state.


Academic Summary

Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.


Advanced Courses

Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.


Student Demographics

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.


Teachers & Staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.


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District Finances

How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
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District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

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Reviews From Schools in Wappingers Central School District

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December 21, 2023
I recently graduated from Van Wyck Middle School. What I have to say about this school is not positive. While some of the teachers can actually teach, most of the teachers are very unprofessional,... More
Parent / Guardian
September 24, 2023
My son has had an amazing transition to Wapp Jr. The teachers have been extremely helpful and supportive.
Parent / Guardian
May 09, 2023
We have been a part of this school since 2018 and are very happy with our children’s progress. My daughter “graduated” from here and has moved on to middle school and still talks about her time at... More
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