Arlington High School

Grades: 9-12

3,314 students

Arlington High School serves 3,314 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Arlington High School operates within the Arlington Central School District.
The school district's 86% graduation rate is equal to the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 3314 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 191 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,314 students
Arlington High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 191 teachers
Arlington High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Arlington High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less 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 17:1 13:1
Arlington High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
8%
Arlington High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
9%
24%
Arlington High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
7%
19%
Arlington High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
80%
47%
Arlington High School White Students (1989-2013)
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.
0.35 0.36
Arlington High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
8%
41%
Arlington High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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%
7%
Arlington High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,180 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,450 is less than the state average of $21,692. The district revenue/student has grown by 34% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,344 is less than the state average of $21,514. The district spending/student has grown by 37% over four years.
School District Name Arlington Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 9,180 1,015
Arlington Central   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 86% 86%
Arlington Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $177 MM $29 MM
Arlington Central   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $186 MM $29 MM
Arlington Central   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,450 $21,692
Arlington Central   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,344 $21,514
Arlington Central   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby 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
    110 Stringham Rd
    LagrangevilleNY 12540
    (845)486-4880
    0.8 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 813 students                      
  • Poughkeepsie Noxon Road Elementary School
    4 Old Noxon Rd
    PoughkeepsieNY 12603
    (845)486-4950
    2.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 424 students                      
  • LagrangevilleUnion Vale Middle School
    1657 East Noxon Rd
    LagrangevilleNY 12540
    (845)223-8600
    3.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 897 students                      
  • LagrangevilleVail Farm Elementary School
    1659 East Noxon Rd
    LagrangevilleNY 12540
    (845)223-8030
    3.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 792 students                      
  • PoughkeepsieOverlook Primary School
    11 Mapleview Rd Ext
    PoughkeepsieNY 12603
    (845)486-4970
    3.6 mi | Gr. KG-2 | 336 students                      

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