Arlington High School

Arlington High School serves 3,313 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Arlington High School operates within the Arlington Central School District.
Arlington Central School District's 88% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 3313 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 187 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,313 students
Arlington High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Arlington High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 187 teachers
Arlington High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Arlington High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1
Arlington High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
9%
Arlington High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
9%
25%
Arlington High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
8%
18%
Arlington High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
78%
46%
Arlington High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Arlington High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.38 0.36
Arlington High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
42%
Arlington High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
5%
Arlington High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Arlington Central School District's student population of 9,089 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,288 in this district is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $18,368 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Arlington Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
2
Number of Students Managed 9,089 926
Arlington Central   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 87%
Arlington Central   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $174 MM $29 MM
Arlington Central   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $184 MM $30 MM
Arlington Central   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $17,288 $23,859
Arlington Central   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $18,368 $24,841
Arlington Central   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Spackenkill High School (6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lagrange Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Noxon Road Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
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  • LagrangevilleLagrange Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 776 students
    0.8 miles
    110 Stringham Rd
    LagrangevilleNY 12540
    (845)486-4880
    0.86-8776
  • Poughkeepsie Noxon Road Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 399 students
    2.1 miles
    4 Old Noxon Rd
    PoughkeepsieNY 12603
    (845)486-4950
    2.1KG-5399
  • LagrangevilleUnion Vale Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 895 students
    3.5 miles
    1657 East Noxon Rd
    LagrangevilleNY 12540
    (845)223-8600
    3.56-8895
  • LagrangevilleVail Farm Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 720 students
    3.5 miles
    1659 East Noxon Rd
    LagrangevilleNY 12540
    (845)223-8030
    3.5KG-5720
  • PoughkeepsieOverlook Primary School
    Grades: KG-2 | 352 students
    3.6 miles
    11 Mapleview Rd Ext
    PoughkeepsieNY 12603
    (845)486-4970
    3.6KG-2352

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