Brentwood High School

Tel: (631)434-2204
Grades: 9-12

3,916 students

Brentwood High School serves 3,916 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Brentwood High School operates within the Brentwood Union Free School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 3916 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 223 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,916 students
Brentwood High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 223 teachers
Brentwood High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Brentwood High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 18:1 13:1
Brentwood High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
8%
Brentwood High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
72%
23%
Brentwood High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
16%
19%
Brentwood High School Black (1989-2012)
White
9%
48%
Brentwood High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Brentwood High School Sch Ethnicity Brentwood 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.
0.45 1.03
Brentwood 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.
37%
42%
Brentwood 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.
6%
7%
Brentwood High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,143 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 84% over five years.
School District Name Brentwood Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed 17,143 1,324
Brentwood Union Free   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 73% 86%
Brentwood Union Free   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $322 MM $29 MM
Brentwood Union Free   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $328 MM $29 MM
Brentwood Union Free   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $19,721 $21,692
Brentwood Union Free   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $20,123 $21,514
Brentwood 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 Freshman Center (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is South Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oak Park Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Brentwood South Middle School
    785 Candlewood Rd
    Brentwood , NY , 11717
    (631)434-2341
    0.6  mi  |  896  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Bay Shore Oak Park Elementary School
    775 Wisconsin Ave
    Bay Shore , NY , 11706
    (631)434-2255
    0.7  mi  |  745  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • Brentwood Freshman Center
    33 Leahy Ave
    Brentwood , NY , 11717
    (631)434-2541
    1.1  mi  |  1096  students  |  Gr.  9
  • Brentwood Twin Pines Elementary School
    2 Mur Place
    Brentwood , NY , 11717
    (631)434-2457
    1.1  mi  |  863  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • Brentwood Pine Park Elementary School
    1 Mur Place
    Brentwood , NY , 11717
    (631)434-2251
    1.1  mi  |  652  students  |  Gr.  KG-2

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Brentwood, NY public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.66, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school in Brentwood is Heritage Cccoe Special Education Programs. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.