East Rockaway Junior Senior High School

Tel: (516)887-8300
Grades: 7-12

594 students

East Rockaway Junior Senior High School serves 594 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
East Rockaway Junior Senior High School operates within the East Rockaway Union Free School District.
The school district's 93% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 594 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 594 students
East Rockaway Junior Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
East Rockaway Junior Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade East Rockaway Junior Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 1.03. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
East Rockaway Junior Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
8%
East Rockaway Junior Senior High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
15%
23%
East Rockaway Junior Senior High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
2%
19%
East Rockaway Junior Senior High School Black (1991-2012)
White
78%
48%
East Rockaway Junior Senior High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups East Rockaway Junior Senior High School Sch Ethnicity East Rockaway Junior Senior High School 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.
0.37 1.03
East Rockaway Junior Senior High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
13%
42%
East Rockaway Junior Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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.
8%
7%
East Rockaway Junior Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,268 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name East Rockaway Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,268 1,324
East Rockaway Union Free   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 93% 86%
East Rockaway Union Free   School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $32 MM $29 MM
East Rockaway Union Free   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $31 MM $29 MM
East Rockaway Union Free   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $26,107 $21,692
East Rockaway Union Free   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $24,982 $21,514
East Rockaway Union Free   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 Lynbrook Senior High School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lynbrook South Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Centre Avenue Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • East Rockaway Centre Avenue Elementary School
    55 Centre Ave
    East Rockaway , NY , 11518
    (516)887-8300
    0.3  mi  |  359  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Rockville Centre Riverside School
    110 Riverside Dr
    Rockville Centre , NY , 11570
    (516)255-8902
    0.5  mi  |  171  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Oceanside School 2
    2745 Terrell Ave
    Oceanside , NY , 11572
    (516)678-7557
    0.6  mi  |  418  students  |  Gr.  1-6
  • East Rockaway Rhame Avenue Elementary School
    100 Rhame Ave
    East Rockaway , NY , 11518
    (516)887-8300
    0.6  mi  |  315  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Lynbrook Marion Street School
    100 Marion St
    Lynbrook , NY , 11563
    (516)887-0295
    0.8  mi  |  423  students  |  Gr.  1-5

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