Amityville Memorial High School

Amityville Memorial High School serves 705 students in grades 10-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Amityville Memorial High School operates within the Amityville Union Free School District.
The school district's 84% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 705 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 705 students
Amityville Memorial High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Amityville Memorial High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Amityville Memorial High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 15:1 13:1
Amityville Memorial High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
8%
Amityville Memorial High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
30%
23%
Amityville Memorial High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
57%
19%
Amityville Memorial High School Black (1989-2012)
White
9%
48%
Amityville Memorial High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Amityville Memorial High School Sch Ethnicity Amityville Memorial 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.
0.58 1.03
Amityville Memorial 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.
45%
42%
Amityville Memorial 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.
9%
7%
Amityville Memorial High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,997 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Amityville Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,997 1,324
Amityville Union Free   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 84% 86%
Amityville Union Free   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $77 MM $29 MM
District Spending $72 MM $29 MM
Amityville Union Free   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $28,152 $21,692
Amityville Union Free   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $26,220 $21,514
Amityville 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 Walter G O Connell Copiague High School (1.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Berner Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Park Avenue School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Amityville Park Avenue School
    140 Park Ave
    Amityville , NY , 11701
    (631)565-6300
    0.5  mi  |  808  students  |  Gr.  3-6
  • Copiague Deauville Gardens Elementary School
    100 Deauville Blvd
    Copiague , NY , 11726
    (631)842-4012
    0.6  mi  |  913  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Copiague Great Neck Road Elementary School
    1400 Great Neck Rd
    Copiague , NY , 11726
    (631)842-4013
    0.9  mi  |  520  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Massapequa Berner Middle School
    50 Carman Rd
    Massapequa , NY , 11758
    (516)308-5701
    1.1  mi  |  1307  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Copiague Susan E Wiley School
    Scudder Ave
    Copiague , NY , 11726
    (631)842-4014
    1.3  mi  |  773  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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