Newfield High School

145 Marshall Dr

Selden, NY 11784-2348

Tel: (631)285-8300
Grades: 9-12

1,694 students

Newfield High School serves 1,694 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Newfield High School operates within the Middle Country Central School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 1694 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 103 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,694 students
Newfield High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 61% Male / 39%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 103 teachers
Newfield High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Newfield High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 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 16:1 13:1
Newfield High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
8%
Newfield High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
13%
23%
Newfield High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
5%
19%
Newfield High School Black (1989-2012)
White
75%
48%
Newfield High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Newfield High School Sch Ethnicity Newfield 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.
0.42 0.35
Newfield 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.
14%
42%
Newfield 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%
Newfield High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,489 students has decreased by 13% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Middle Country Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
3
Number of Students Managed 9,489 1,324
Middle Country Central   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 91% 86%
Middle Country Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $197 MM $29 MM
Middle Country Central   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $200 MM $29 MM
Middle Country Central   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,948 $21,692
Middle Country Central   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,257 $21,514
Middle Country Central   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 Centereach High School (1.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Selden Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jericho Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Centereach Selden Middle School
    22 Jefferson Ave
    Centereach , NY 11720
    (631)285-8400
    0.5  mi  |  1188  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Centereach Jericho Elementary School
    34 North Coleman Rd
    Centereach , NY 11720
    (631)285-8600
    0.5  mi  |  411  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • Centereach North Coleman Road School
    197 North Coleman Rd
    Centereach , NY 11720
    (631)285-8660
    0.7  mi  |  324  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • Selden Hawkins Path School
    485 Hawkins Path
    Selden , NY 11784
    (631)285-8530
    0.8  mi  |  345  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • Centereach Unity Drive Kindergarten Pre K Center
    11 Unity Dr
    Centereach , NY 11720
    (631)285-8760
    1.2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG

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