Smithtown High School East

Grades: 9-12

1,698 students

Smithtown High School East serves 1,698 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 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 53%.
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 1698 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 100 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,698 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 100 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 13:1
Asian
3%
8%
Hispanic
5%
24%
Black
1%
19%
White
91%
47%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.36
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.
5%
41%
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.
3%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,977 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 10,977 1,015
Graduation Rate 98% 86%
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
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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 JamesNesaquake Middle School
    479 Edgewood Ave
    Saint JamesNY 11780
    (631)382-5105
    0.9 mi | 796 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Saint JamesSaint James Elementary School
    580 Lake Ave
    Saint JamesNY 11780
    (631)382-4455
    1 mi | 721 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • SmithtownDogwood Elementary School
    50 Dogwood Dr
    SmithtownNY 11787
    (631)382-4255
    1 mi | 418 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • NesconsetNesconset Elementary School
    29 Gibbs Pond Rd
    NesconsetNY 11767
    (631)382-4405
    1.2 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • Saint JamesMills Pond Elementary School
    246 Moriches Rd
    Saint JamesNY 11780
    (631)382-4305
    1.3 mi | 519 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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