Sachem High School North

Sachem High School North serves 2,294 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Sachem High School North operates within the Sachem Central School District.
The school district's 95% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 2294 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 146 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,294 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 146 teachers
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 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
4%
8%
Hispanic
8%
24%
Black
1%
19%
White
86%
47%
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.
0.25 0.36
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.
9%
41%
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.
4%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,231 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $19,014 is less than the state average of $21,692. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,297 is less than the state average of $21,514. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Sachem Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
3
Number of Students Managed 14,231 1,015
Graduation Rate 95% 86%
District Total Revenue $286 MM $29 MM
District Spending $275 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $19,014 $21,692
District Spending / Student $18,297 $21,514
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 Centereach High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Samoset Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gatelot Avenue School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RonkonkomaSamoset Middle School
    51 School St
    RonkonkomaNY 11779
    (631)471-1700
    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 912 students                      
  • RonkonkomaGatelot Avenue School
    65 Gatelot Ave
    RonkonkomaNY 11779
    (631)471-1810
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 565 students                      
  • Lake GroveCayuga School
    865 Hawkins Ave
    Lake GroveNY 11755
    (631)471-1800
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 551 students                      
  • CentereachHolbrook Road School
    170 Holbrook Ave
    CentereachNY 11720
    (631)285-8560
    1.1 mi | Gr. 1-5 | 344 students                      
  • Lake GroveWenonah School
    251 Hudson Ave
    Lake GroveNY 11755
    (631)471-1880
    1.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 535 students                      

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