Sachem High School North

Sachem High School North serves 2,326 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
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 2326 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 146 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,326 students
Sachem High School North Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 146 teachers
Sachem High School North Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Sachem High School North 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 0.27 is less than the state average of 1.03. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Sachem High School North Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
8%
Sachem High School North Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
8%
23%
Sachem High School North Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
1%
19%
Sachem High School North Black (1989-2012)
White
85%
48%
Sachem High School North White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Sachem High School North Sch Ethnicity Sachem High School North 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 1.03
Sachem High School North 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.
10%
42%
Sachem High School North 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.
4%
7%
Sachem High School North Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,465 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Sachem Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
3
Number of Students Managed 14,465 1,324
Sachem Central   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 95% 86%
Sachem Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $286 MM $29 MM
Sachem Central   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $275 MM $29 MM
Sachem Central   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $19,014 $21,692
Sachem Central   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,297 $21,514
Sachem 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 (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 Students Grades
  • Lake Ronkonkoma Samoset Middle School
    51 School St
    Lake Ronkonkoma , NY , 11779
    (631)471-1700
    0.5  mi  |  885  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Lake Ronkonkoma Gatelot Avenue School
    65 Gatelot Ave
    Lake Ronkonkoma , NY , 11779
    (631)471-1810
    0.5  mi  |  557  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lake Grove Cayuga School
    865 Hawkins Ave
    Lake Grove , NY , 11755
    (631)471-1800
    0.5  mi  |  581  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Centereach Holbrook Road School
    170 Holbrook Ave
    Centereach , NY , 11720
    (631)285-8560
    1.1  mi  |  377  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • Lake Grove Wenonah School
    251 Hudson Ave
    Lake Grove , NY , 11755
    (631)471-1880
    1.3  mi  |  526  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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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 0.67, which is lower than the New York average of 1.03. The most diverse school district in Suffolk County is Fishers Island Union Free School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.