Data & Special projects

Percent of eligible students opting out of test.

Opt-outs from Common Core test on English 2017 More than XX,XXX Long Island public school students in grades 3-8 opted out of taking the state English Language Arts during the week of March 27, 2017, according to data gathered from individual districts. Here are the details, along with opt-out rates from 2015 and 2016. Read more

Immigrant Minors

Where immigrant children are released to sponsors Suffolk and Nassau rank at the top of U.S. counties where unaccompanied immigrant children who have been apprehended by immigration authorities are placed with sponsors. Read more

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