This school has been outstanding. My son is currently in 8th grade, very involved in activities, taking 2 honors classes and just loves it. I knew little about the school since he is my oldest, but I have been nothing but impressed. Excellent leadership by the principal, dedicated staff--student discipline
... Read more issues are handled quickly and appropriately. Kids want to go to school because of the positive environment. Excellent! Read less
Posted by a parent on 01/03/08
Academic overachievement is the standard here. Out of the 200+ students in my son's 8th grade class, more than 1/2 make high honor roll (90 average or greater) and all but a handfull of the remainder make honor roll. The music program consistently gets state and national honors annually and the athletic
... Read more program offers several inter-school sports for both boys and girls. There are chances for advanced (high school level) classes in Math and Science as well as several foreign language options. There are also a number of clubs and other extracirricular activities. Keeping them busy seems to help make the Junior High years more bearable... Read less
* In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
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Gifted and Talented
A school system may identify 10% to 15% or more of its student population as gifted and talented. A brief description of each area of giftedness or talent as defined by the Office of Gifted and Talented:
general intellectual ability or talent - high intelligence test score (usually two standard deviations above the mean), and high levels of vocabulary, memory, abstract work knowledge and abstract reasoning;
specific academic aptitude or talent in one area such as mathematics or language arts;
creative and productive thinking, the ability to produce new ideas;
leadership ability, the ability to direct individuals or groups to a common decision or action;
visual and performing arts, special talents in visual art, music, dance, drama, or other related studies;
psychomotor ability, such as practical, spatial, mechanical, and physical skills.
Vocational and/or technical courses offered within a comprehensive school, usually a senior high school.
Special Education Classes
A school or program within a school that provides services and training to students with moderate to severe mental and/or physical disabilities.
Adult Education Classes
Programs offering GED or equivalent courses for adults within regular schools, whether classes are held during evening or daytime schedules.
English as Second Language
English language classes for students whose first language is not English.
Rochester schools — Dake Junior High School is located at 350 Cooper Rd, Rochester NY 14617. 350 Cooper Rd is in the 14617 ZIP code in Rochester, NY The school district for Dake Junior High School is the West Irondequoit Central School District. Dake Junior High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 8.
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