East Islip High School

  • East Islip High School serves 1,263 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.
  • East Islip High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) 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 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • East Islip High School's student population of 1,263 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 91 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,263 students
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Total Classroom Teachers91 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Islip High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Islip High School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. 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#52 out of 4239 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
1%
9%
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Hispanic
16%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
79%
44%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Islip High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.350.71
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Graduation Rate
96%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Islip Union Free School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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