During the 2015-2016 school year, a total of 12,450 students were tested in New York. Of the 7,589 juniors and seniors that were tested, only 50.96% were tested under Option 8. The remaining juniors and seniors had their test results sent to recruiters without parental consent.
The 20 largest testing sessions assessed a total of 2,508 students. 430 sessions tested 10 students or fewer.
The ASVAB test was conducted in 356 schools across the state. One of these schools report that they made the test mandatory. Consequently, 38 students are confirmed to have been required to take the ASVAB; there may be more, judging from the numbers in some schools.