East Meadow High School

101 Carman Ave
East Meadow, NY 11554
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
East Meadow High School serves 1,524 students in grades 9-12.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

East Meadow High School's student population of 1,524 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 137 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,524 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
137 teachers
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School Rankings

East Meadow High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of East Meadow High School is 0.62, 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1 out of 4228 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
18%
9%
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Hispanic
21%
27%
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Black
6%
17%
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White
55%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Graduation Rate
96%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,524 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 10% in NY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥99% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥99% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62 (Top 20%)

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