East Meadow High School

  • East Meadow High School serves 1,571 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • East Meadow High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

East Meadow High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • East Meadow High School's student population of 1,571 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 129 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,571 students
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Total Classroom Teachers129 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Meadow High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Meadow High School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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Asian
16%
9%
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Hispanic
20%
26%
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Black
4%
18%
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White
60%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Meadow High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.580.70
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Graduation Rate≥99%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Meadow Union Free School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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