Wheatley School

Wheatley School serves 770 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Wheatley School operates within the East Williston Union Free School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 770 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 770 students
Wheatley School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Wheatley School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Wheatley 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 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
Wheatley School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
8%
Wheatley School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
3%
23%
Wheatley School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
n/a
19%
Wheatley School Black (1989-2012)
White
85%
48%
Wheatley School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Wheatley School Sch Ethnicity Wheatley 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.
0.27 0.68
Wheatley 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.
2%
42%
Wheatley School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2012)
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%
Wheatley School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,761 students has grown by 186% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name East Williston Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,761 1,136
East Williston Union Free   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 100% 86%
East Williston Union Free   School District Graduation Rate (2004-2009)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $29 MM
East Williston Union Free   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $49 MM $29 MM
East Williston Union Free   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $79,228 $21,692
East Williston Union Free   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $79,277 $21,514
East Williston 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 Carle Place Middle Senior High School (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Willets Road School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Side School (0.7 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • East Williston North Side School
    110 East Williston Ave
    East Williston , NY , 11596
    (516)333-6860
    0.7  mi  |  596  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Carle Place Carle Place Middle Senior High School
    168 Cherry Ln
    Carle Place , NY , 11514
    (516)622-6433
    0.8  mi  |  686  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Carle Place Rushmore Avenue School
    251 Rushmore Ave
    Carle Place , NY , 11514
    (516)622-6410
    0.9  mi  |  432  students  |  Gr.  3-6
  • Roslyn Heights Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Willets Road School
    455 I U Willets Rd
    Roslyn Heights , NY , 11577
    (516)333-8797
    0.9  mi  |  395  students  |  Gr.  5-7
  • Carle Place Cherry Lane School
    475 Roslyn Ave
    Carle Place , NY , 11514
    (516)622-6407
    0.9  mi  |  295  students  |  Gr.  KG-2

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