East Rockaway Junior-senior High School

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

578 students

East Rockaway Junior-senior High School serves 578 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 53%.
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 578 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 578 students
East Rockaway Junior-senior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
East Rockaway Junior-senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
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 0.38 is more 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 11:1 13:1
East Rockaway Junior-senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
8%
East Rockaway Junior-senior High School Asian (1989-2013)
Hispanic
16%
24%
East Rockaway Junior-senior High School Hispanic (1989-2013)
Black
3%
19%
East Rockaway Junior-senior High School Black (1991-2013)
White
77%
47%
East Rockaway Junior-senior High School White (1989-2013)
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.
0.38 0.36
East Rockaway Junior-senior High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
33%
41%
East Rockaway Junior-senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
15%
7%
East Rockaway Junior-senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,569 students has grown by 107% 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 2,569 1,015
East Rockaway Union Free   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 93% 86%
East Rockaway Union Free   School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $32 MM $29 MM
District Spending $31 MM $29 MM
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: 2013 (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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • East RockawayCentre Avenue Elementary School
    55 Centre Ave
    East RockawayNY 11518
    (516)887-8300
    0.3 mi | 348 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Rockville CentreRiverside School
    110 Riverside Dr
    Rockville CentreNY 11570
    (516)255-8902
    0.5 mi | 173 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • OceansideSchool 2
    2745 Terrell Ave
    OceansideNY 11572
    (516)678-7557
    0.6 mi | 410 students | Gr. 1-6                      
  • East RockawayRhame Avenue Elementary School
    100 Rhame Ave
    East RockawayNY 11518
    (516)887-8300
    0.6 mi | 325 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • LynbrookMarion Street School
    100 Marion St
    LynbrookNY 11563
    (516)887-0295
    0.8 mi | 405 students | Gr. 1-5                      

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  • Recommended September 12, 2012 - I have four professional childred who went through the East Rockaway Schools Enough said - Posted by Parent

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