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.
The 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 declined by 7% 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 (1989-2014)
Hispanic
9%
25%
Arlington High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
8%
18%
Arlington High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
78%
46%
Arlington High School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Arlington High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Arlington High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 (1989-2014)
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,040 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,288 is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has grown by 26% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,368 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has grown by 35% over four years.
School District Name Arlington Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
2
Number of Students Managed 9,040 926
Arlington Central   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 87%
Arlington Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $174 MM $29 MM
Arlington Central   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $184 MM $30 MM
Arlington Central   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $17,288 $23,859
Arlington Central   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $18,368 $24,841
Arlington Central   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LagrangevilleLagrange Middle School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 776 students110 Stringham Rd
    LagrangevilleNY 12540
    (845)486-4880
    0.86-8776
  • Poughkeepsie Noxon Road Elementary School
    2.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 399 students4 Old Noxon Rd
    PoughkeepsieNY 12603
    (845)486-4950
    2.1KG-5399
  • LagrangevilleUnion Vale Middle School
    3.5 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 895 students1657 East Noxon Rd
    LagrangevilleNY 12540
    (845)223-8600
    3.56-8895
  • LagrangevilleVail Farm Elementary School
    3.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 720 students1659 East Noxon Rd
    LagrangevilleNY 12540
    (845)223-8030
    3.5KG-5720
  • PoughkeepsieOverlook Primary School
    3.6 miles | Grades: KG-2 | 352 students11 Mapleview Rd Ext
    PoughkeepsieNY 12603
    (845)486-4970
    3.6KG-2352

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