Sawmill Intermediate School

103 New Hwy,

Commack, NY, 11725-0150

Tel: (631)858-3655
Grades: 3-5

751 students

Sawmill Intermediate School serves 751 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Sawmill Intermediate School operates within the Commack Union Free School District.

Overview

The student population of 751 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 751 students
Sawmill Intermediate School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Sawmill Intermediate School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Sawmill Intermediate School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 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 14:1 13:1
Sawmill Intermediate School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
8%
Sawmill Intermediate School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
5%
23%
Sawmill Intermediate School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
1%
19%
Sawmill Intermediate School Black (1990-2012)
White
84%
48%
Sawmill Intermediate School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Sawmill Intermediate School Sch Ethnicity Sawmill Intermediate 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.
0.29 1.03
Sawmill Intermediate 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.
1%
42%
Sawmill Intermediate 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.
1%
7%
Sawmill Intermediate School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,395 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Commack Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 7,395 1,324
Commack Union Free   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $159 MM $29 MM
District Spending $151 MM $29 MM
Commack Union Free   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $20,280 $21,692
Commack Union Free   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $19,267 $21,514
Commack 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 Commack High School (2.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Commack Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wood Park School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Commack Wood Park School
    15 New Hwy
    Commack , NY , 11725
    (631)858-3680
    0.6  mi  |  396  students  |  Gr.  KG-2
  • Commack Commack Middle School
    700 Vanderbilt Pky
    Commack , NY , 11725
    (631)858-3505
    1.1  mi  |  1838  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Smithtown Pines Elementary School
    22 Holly Dr
    Smithtown , NY , 11787
    (631)543-8700
    1.7  mi  |  586  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Dix Hills Rolling Hills School
    25 Mcculloch Dr
    Dix Hills , NY , 11746
    (631)858-3570
    1.9  mi  |  277  students  |  Gr.  KG-2
  • Brentwood North Elementary School
    50 West White St
    Brentwood , NY , 11717
    (631)434-2275
    2  mi  |  828  students  |  Gr.  1-5

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Suffolk County, 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 0.67, which is lower than the New York average of 1.03. The most diverse school district in Suffolk County is Fishers Island Union Free School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.