East Meadow High School

101 Carman Ave
East Meadow, NY 11554
10/
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Top 5%
Serving 1,466 students in grades 9-12, East Meadow High School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 96% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,466 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • : 97% (Top 5% in NY)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 96% (Top 5%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 5%)
  • : 95% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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 1,466 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 129 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,466 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
129 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

East Meadow High School ranks within the top 5% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of East Meadow High School is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#94 out of 4377 schools
(Top 5%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of East Meadow High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
96%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Meadow High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
85-89%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Meadow High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
95%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of East Meadow High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of East Meadow High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
23%
10%
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Hispanic
23%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in East Meadow High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
4%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in East Meadow High School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
49%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in East Meadow High School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in East Meadow High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Meadow High School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.66
This chart displays the diversity score of East Meadow High School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
97%
87%
This chart displays graduation rate of East Meadow High School and public school graduation rate of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East Meadow High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Meadow High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is East Meadow High School's ranking?
East Meadow High School is ranked #94 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
96% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 85-89% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of East Meadow High School?
The graduation rate of East Meadow High School is 97%, which is higher than the New York state average of 87%.
How many students attend East Meadow High School?
1,466 students attend East Meadow High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
49% of East Meadow High School students are White, 23% of students are Asian, 23% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of East Meadow High School?
East Meadow High School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does East Meadow High School offer ?
East Meadow High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is East Meadow High School part of?
East Meadow High School is part of East Meadow Union Free School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,466 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • : 97% (Top 5%)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 96% (Top 5%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 5%)
  • : 95% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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