William Floyd High School

William Floyd High School serves 2,928 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
William Floyd High School operates within the William Floyd Union Free School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 2928 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 174 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,928 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 174 teachers
Students by Grade William Floyd High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 17:1 13:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
8%
Hispanic
18%
23%
Black
13%
19%
White
63%
48%
All Ethnic Groups William Floyd High School Sch Ethnicity William Floyd 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.
0.56 0.35
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.
16%
42%
William Floyd High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,028 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name William Floyd Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 9,028 1,324
William Floyd Union Free   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 81% 86%
William Floyd Union Free   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $201 MM $29 MM
William Floyd Union Free   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $190 MM $29 MM
William Floyd Union Free   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $21,207 $21,692
William Floyd Union Free   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $20,048 $21,514
William Floyd Union Free   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Center Moriches High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is William Paca Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tangier Smith Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mastic BeachTangier Smith Elementary School
    336 Blanco Dr
    Mastic BeachNY 11951
    (631)874-1341
    0.3 mi | 804 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Mastic BeachWilliam Paca Middle School
    338 Blanco Dr
    Mastic BeachNY 11951
    (631)874-1415
    0.3 mi | 978 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ShirleyNathaniel Woodhull Elementary School
    6 Francis Landau Place
    ShirleyNY 11967
    (631)874-1301
    0.4 mi | 743 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • ShirleyJohn S Hobart Elementary School
    230 Van Buren St
    ShirleyNY 11967
    (631)874-1295
    0.6 mi | 847 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • ShirleyWilliam Floyd Elementary School
    111 Lexington Rd
    ShirleyNY 11967
    (631)874-1258
    0.8 mi | 737 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
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 0.37, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school district in Suffolk County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.