Freeport High School

50 South Brookside Ave

Freeport, NY 11520-0801

Tel: (516)867-5300
Grades: 9-12

2,102 students

Freeport High School serves 2,102 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Freeport High School operates within the Freeport Union Free School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 2102 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 152 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,102 students
Freeport High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 152 teachers
Freeport High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Freeport High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Freeport High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
Freeport High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
52%
23%
Freeport High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
37%
19%
Freeport High School Black (1989-2012)
White
7%
48%
Freeport High School White (1989-2012)
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.
0.59 0.35
Freeport 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.
40%
42%
Freeport 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.
7%
7%
Freeport High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,663 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Freeport Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 6,663 1,324
Freeport Union Free   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 69% 86%
Freeport Union Free   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $145 MM $29 MM
Freeport Union Free   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $146 MM $29 MM
Freeport Union Free   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $22,383 $21,692
Freeport Union Free   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $22,503 $21,514
Freeport 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 Baldwin Senior High School (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is John W Dodd Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bayview Avenue School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Freeport Bayview Avenue School
    Magnet School
    325 West Merrick Rd
    Freeport , NY 11520
    (516)867-5255
    Magnet School
    0.4  mi  |  571  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Baldwin Milburn Elementary School
    2501 Milburn Ave
    Baldwin , NY 11510
    (516)377-9358
    0.5  mi  |  146  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • North Baldwin Grand Avenue Elementary School
    711 School Dr
    North Baldwin , NY 11510
    (516)918-2101
    0.6  mi  |  294  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Baldwin Baldwin Senior High School
    841 East T Kloberg Dr
    Baldwin , NY 11510
    (516)377-9203
    0.8  mi  |  1715  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Freeport Archer Street School
    Magnet School
    255 Archer St
    Freeport , NY 11520
    (516)867-5250
    Magnet School
    0.9  mi  |  542  students  |  Gr.  KG-4

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Nassau 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 0.42, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school district in Nassau County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.