Wheatley School

Wheatley School serves 759 students in grades 8 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Wheatley School operates within the East Williston Union Free School District.
East Williston Union Free School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 759 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 759 students
Wheatley School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Wheatley School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
Wheatley School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Wheatley School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 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 11:1 14:1
Wheatley School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.27 0.36
Wheatley 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.
1%
42%
Wheatley School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
n/a
5%
Wheatley School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2013)

District Comparison

East Williston Union Free School District's student population of 1,769 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $27,465 is higher than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $27,390 is higher than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name East Williston Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,769 926
East Williston Union Free   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 87%
East Williston Union Free   School District Graduation Rate (2004-2010)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $29 MM
East Williston Union Free   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $49 MM $30 MM
East Williston Union Free   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $27,465 $23,859
East Williston Union Free   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $27,390 $24,841
East Williston Union Free   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Carle Place Middle Senior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Willets Road School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Side School (0.7 miles away)
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  • Williston ParkNorth Side School
    Grades: KG-4 | 575 students
    0.7 miles
    110 East Williston Ave
    Williston ParkNY 11596
    (516)333-6860
    0.7KG-4575
  • Carle PlaceCarle Place Middle Senior High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 676 students
    0.8 miles
    168 Cherry Ln
    Carle PlaceNY 11514
    (516)622-6433
    0.87-12676
  • Carle PlaceCherry Lane School
    Grades: KG-2 | 306 students
    0.9 miles
    475 Roslyn Ave
    Carle PlaceNY 11514
    (516)622-6407
    0.9KG-2306
  • Carle PlaceRushmore Avenue School
    Grades: 3-6 | 415 students
    0.9 miles
    251 Rushmore Ave
    Carle PlaceNY 11514
    (516)622-6410
    0.93-6415
  • Roslyn Heights Willets Road School
    Grades: 5-7 | 419 students
    0.9 miles
    455 I U Willets Rd
    Roslyn HeightsNY 11577
    (516)333-8797
    0.95-7419

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