Arongen Elementary School

489 Clifton Pk Ctr Rd
Clifton Park, NY 12065
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Arongen Elementary School serves 681 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Arongen Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Arongen Elementary School's student population of 681 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students681 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Arongen Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Arongen Elementary School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1979 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
13%
9%
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Hispanic
13%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
65%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.540.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShenendehowa Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Arongen Elementary School is Shenendehowa High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Acadia Middle School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clifton Park Acadia Middle School Math: 76% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 787 students
    1.3 miles
    970 Rt 146
    Clifton Park, NY 12065
    (518) 881-0450
    1.3 6-8 787
  • Clifton Park Gowana Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 751 students
    1.3 miles
    970 Rt 146
    Clifton Park, NY 12065
    (518) 881-0460
    1.3 6-8 751
  • Clifton Park Karigon Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 458 students
    1.3 miles
    970 Rt 146
    Clifton Park, NY 12065
    (518) 881-0530
    1.3 K-5 458
  • Clifton Park Koda Middle School Math: 76% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 783 students
    1.3 miles
    970 Rt 146
    Clifton Park, NY 12065
    (518) 881-0470
    1.3 6-8 783
  • Clifton Park Orenda Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 571 students
    1.3 miles
    970 Rt 146
    Clifton Park, NY 12065
    (518) 881-0550
    1.3 K-5 571

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