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State Ed Dept Releases Math/English Test Results

LEWISBORO, N.Y. – The State Education Department released the results of the math and English Language Arts (ELA) exams taken by all New York students in grades 3-8 in May 2011 on Tuesday. More students at Increase Miller Elementary, Lewisboro Elementary, Meadow Pond Elementary and John Jay Middle School met or exceeded proficiency standards in both subjects than those who didn't.

Proficiency for each subject was broken into four levels: Level 1, below standard; Level 2, meets basic standard, Level 3, meets proficiency standard; Level 4, exceeds proficiency standard.

The results for Increase Miller are as follows:

Grade 3 English Language Arts (ELA) – Level 1, 1.6%; Level 2, 17.2%; Level 3, 71.9%; Level 4, 9.4%

Grade 3 Math – Level 1, 0%; Level 2, 20.3%; Level 3, 50%; Level 4, 29.7%

Grade 4 ELA – Level 1, 2%; Level 2, 19.6%; Level 3, 76.5%; Level 4, 2%

Grade 4 Math – Level 1, 2%; Level 2, 7.8%; Level 3, 49%; Level 4, 41.2%

Grade 5 ELA - Level 1, 0%; Level 2, 14.5%; Level 3, 80.6%; Level 4, 4.8%

Grade 5 Math – Level 1, 0%; Level 2, 16.1%; Level 3, 54.8%; Level 4, 29%

The results for Lewisboro Elementary are as follows:

Grade 3 ELA – Level 1, 0%; Level 2, 15.6%; Level 3, 78.1%; Level 4, 6.3%

Grade 3 Math – Level 1, 0%; Level 2, 20.3%; Level 3, 54.7%; Level 4, 25%

Grade 4 ELA – Level 1, 0%; Level 2, 13.6%; Level 3, 77.8%; Level 4, 8.6%

Grade 4 Math – Level 1, 0%; Level 2, 4.9%; Level 3, 37.8%; Level 4, 57.3%

Grade 5 ELA – Level 1, 2.2%; Level 2, 16.1%; Level 3, 76.3%; Level 4, 5.4%

Grade 5 Math – Level 1, 1.1%; Level 2, 11.8%; Level 3, 54.8%; Level 4, 32.3%

The results for Meadow Pond Elementary are as follows:

Grade 3 ELA – Level 1, 7.5%; Level 2, 17%; Level 3, 64.2%; Level 4, 11.3%

Grade 3 Math – Level 1, 3.8%; Level 2, 17%; Level 3, 45.3%; Level 4, 34%

Grade 4 ELA – Level 1, 8.5%; Level 2, 10.6%; Level 3, 68.1%; Level 4, 12.8%

Grade 4 Math – Level 1, 4.3%; Level 2, 4.3%; Level 3, 27.7%; Level 4, 63.8%

Grade 5 ELA – Level 1, 1.4%; Level 2, 21.6%; Level 3, 64.9%; Level 4, 12.2%

Grade 5 Math – Level 1, 1.4%; Level 2, 14.9%; Level 3, 43.2%; Level 4, 40.5%

The results for John Jay Middle School are as follows:

Grade 6 ELA – Level 1, .4%; Level 2, 11.6%; Level 3, 79.7%; Level 4, 8.3%

Grade 6 Math – Level 1, .7%; Level 2, 10.5%; Level 3, 35.9%; Level 4, 52.9%

Grade 7 ELA – Level 1, 2.1%; Level 2, 16.4%; Level 3, 70.5%; Level 4, 11%

Grade 7 Math – Level 1, 3.1%; Level 2, 10.2%; Level 3, 36.2%; Level 4, 50.5%

Grade 8 ELA – Level 1, 1%; Level 2, 20.8%; Level 3, 71%; Level 4, 7.3%

Grade 8 Math – Level 1, 2.3%; Level 2, 15.2%; Level 3, 45.4%; Level 4, 37.1%

Across the state, 52.8 percent of students tested met or exceeded the English proficiency standard and 63.3 percent met or exceeded the standard in math.

The full test results can be found at the Education Department's website at http://www.p12.nysed.gov/irs/ela-math/ .

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