PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. – How well does your Pleasantville school rate compared with schools across New York state?
The New York Campaign for Achievement released its 2013 school and district report cards this week, highlighting student performance, graduation rates and achievement gaps at all 4,700 public schools in New York.
"At NYCAN we are committed to achieving excellence in all of the schools in our state," Executive Director Julie Marlette said. "We are excited about our report card system -- it's transparent, easy-to-use and gives real insight into how each school is performing."
NYCAN used data from the 2010-11 state assessments. You can search for a school district or building's report card on NYCAN's website .
Pleasantville High School earned an “A” grade for student performance and a “A” grade for graduation rates. NYCAN grades show the district had 98 percent of students at proficient level or above in reading and math compared with the statewide average of 79 percent. The district also had an 98.6 percent graduation rate compared with the statewide average of 77 percent.
The Pleasantville School's middle school got a "B+" student performance grade, a “B+” grade in subgroup performance and a “C-” grade in achievement gap. The 85.5 percent of students who are at proficient level or above beat the statewide average of 53.5 percent.
Bedford Road Elementary received an "A-" in student performance, an "A-" in subgroup performance and a "C+" in achievement gap. The 93.5 percent of students who are at proficient level or above beat the statewide average of 59.5.
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