New Hyde Park Memorial High School

500 Leonard Blvd,

New Hyde Park, NY, 11040-3999

Tel: (516)488-9500
Grades: 7-12

1,760 students

New Hyde Park Memorial High School serves 1,760 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 52%.
New Hyde Park Memorial High School operates within the Sewanhaka Central High School District.
The school district's 95% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 1760 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 115 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 1,760 students
New Hyde Park Memorial High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 115 teachers
New Hyde Park Memorial High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade New Hyde Park Memorial High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 15:1 13:1
New Hyde Park Memorial High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
40%
8%
New Hyde Park Memorial High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
13%
23%
New Hyde Park Memorial High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
3%
19%
New Hyde Park Memorial High School Black (1989-2012)
White
42%
48%
New Hyde Park Memorial High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups New Hyde Park Memorial High School Sch Ethnicity New Hyde Park Memorial 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.
0.65 1.03
New Hyde Park Memorial 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.
6%
42%
New Hyde Park Memorial 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.
3%
7%
New Hyde Park Memorial High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,445 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Sewanhaka Central High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 8,445 1,324
Sewanhaka Central High   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 95% 86%
Sewanhaka Central High   School District Graduation Rate (1999-2009)
District Total Revenue $152 MM $29 MM
District Spending $149 MM $29 MM
Sewanhaka Central High   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,005 $21,692
Sewanhaka Central High   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,580 $21,514
Sewanhaka Central High   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 Mineola High School (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Mineola Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Hyde Park Road School (0.4 miles away)
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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 0.27, which is lower than the New York average of 1.03. The most diverse school district in Nassau County is Nassau School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.