Smithtown High School East

Tel: (631)382-2705
Grades: 9-12

1,755 students

Smithtown High School East serves 1,755 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Smithtown High School East operates within the Smithtown Central School District.
The school district's 98% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 1755 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 111 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,755 students
Smithtown High School East Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 111 teachers
Smithtown High School East Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Smithtown High School East Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Smithtown High School East Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
8%
Smithtown High School East Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
4%
23%
Smithtown High School East Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
n/a
19%
Smithtown High School East Black (2006-2012)
White
91%
48%
Smithtown High School East White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Smithtown High School East Sch Ethnicity Smithtown High School East Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.17 0.68
Smithtown High School East Diversity Score (2006-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
42%
Smithtown High School East Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
7%
Smithtown High School East Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,283 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 98% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Smithtown Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
3
Number of Students Managed 11,283 1,136
Graduation Rate 98% 86%
Smithtown Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $220 MM $29 MM
District Spending $203 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $20,289 $21,692
District Spending / Student $18,739 $21,514
Smithtown Central   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hauppauge High School (3.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Nesaquake Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Saint James Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Saint James Nesaquake Middle School
    479 Edgewood Ave
    Saint James , NY , 11780
    (631)382-5105
    0.9  mi  |  809  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Saint James Saint James Elementary School
    580 Lake Ave
    Saint James , NY , 11780
    (631)382-4455
    1  mi  |  494  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Smithtown Dogwood Elementary School
    50 Dogwood Dr
    Smithtown , NY , 11787
    (631)382-4255
    1  mi  |  457  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Nesconset Nesconset Elementary School
    29 Gibbs Pond Rd
    Nesconset , NY , 11767
    (631)382-4405
    1.2  mi  |  342  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • St James Mills Pond Elementary School
    246 Moriches Rd
    St James , NY , 11780
    (631)382-4305
    1.3  mi  |  489  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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