Commack High School

  • Commack High School serves 2,278 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 98% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Commack High School's student population of 2,278 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 166 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,278 students
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Total Classroom Teachers166 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Commack High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Commack High School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#51 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
7%
9%
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Hispanic
6%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
86%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Commack High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.250.39
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Graduation Rate
98%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCommack Union Free School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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