Valley Stream South High School

150 Jedwood Place

Valley Stream, NY 11581-2533

Tel: (516)791-0310
Grades 7-12
1,319 students
Valley Stream South High School serves 1,319 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Valley Stream South High School operates within the Valley Stream Central High School District.
Valley Stream Central High School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1319 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 1,319 students
Valley Stream South High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Valley Stream South High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 83 teachers
Valley Stream South High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Valley Stream South High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.75 is more 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 14:1
Valley Stream South High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
20%
9%
Valley Stream South High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
27%
25%
Valley Stream South High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
26%
18%
Valley Stream South High School Black Students (1996-2014)
White
27%
46%
Valley Stream South High School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.75 0.36
Valley Stream South High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
11%
42%
Valley Stream South High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
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%
5%
Valley Stream South High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

Valley Stream Central High School District's student population of 4,593 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 96% over five years.
The revenue/student of $20,959 in this district is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $20,996 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Valley Stream Central High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 4,593 926
Valley Stream Central High   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 87%
Valley Stream Central High   School District Graduation Rate (1999-2014)
District Total Revenue $97 MM $29 MM
Valley Stream Central High   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $97 MM $30 MM
Valley Stream Central High   School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $20,959 $23,859
Valley Stream Central High   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $20,996 $24,841
Valley Stream Central High   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Valley Stream Central High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Woodmere Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Forest Road School (0.2 miles away)
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