Elwood/john Glenn High School

478 Elwood Rd
East Northport, NY 11731
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Elwood/john Glenn High School serves 722 students in grades 9-12.
Elwood/john Glenn 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 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Elwood/john Glenn High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Elwood/john Glenn High School's student population of 722 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students722 students
This chart display total students of Elwood/john Glenn High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Elwood/john Glenn High School
Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Elwood/john Glenn High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Elwood/john Glenn High School by grade.

School Comparison

Elwood/john Glenn 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Elwood/john Glenn High School is 0.51, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#117 out of 4239 schools
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Elwood/john Glenn High School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elwood/john Glenn 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elwood/john Glenn 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Elwood/john Glenn High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Elwood/john Glenn High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
14%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Elwood/john Glenn High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
8%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Elwood/john Glenn High School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
68%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Elwood/john Glenn High School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Elwood/john Glenn High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elwood/john Glenn High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.510.71
This chart display the diversity score of Elwood/john Glenn High School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
97%
82%
This chart display graduation rate of Elwood/john Glenn High School and public school graduation rate of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Elwood/john Glenn High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elwood/john Glenn High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElwood Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Elwood/john Glenn High School is Harborfields High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Elwood Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • East Northport Elwood Middle School Math: 69% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 570 students
    0.0 miles
    478 Elwood Rd
    East Northport, NY 11731
    (631) 266-5420
    0 6-8 570
  • Huntington James H Boyd Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 481 students
    0.6 miles
    286 Cuba Hill Rd
    Huntington, NY 11743
    (631) 266-5430
    0.6 3-5 481
  • East Northport Harley Avenue Elementary School
    Grades: K-2 | 420 students
    0.7 miles
    30 Harley Ave
    East Northport, NY 11731
    (631) 266-5445
    0.7 K-2 420
  • Commack Burr Intermediate School Math: 60% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 675 students
    1.0 miles
    Burr Rd
    Commack, NY 11725
    (631) 858-3636
    1 3-5 675
  • East Northport Pulaski Road School Magnet School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 361 students
    1.5 miles
    623 9th Ave
    East Northport, NY 11731
    (631) 262-6850
    1.5 K-5 361

School Reviews

Review Elwood/john Glenn High School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
The COVID-19 pandemic has turned the world on its head. The effects of the global pandemic will be felt for years to come, though maybe more so in certain populations. Here’s what you need to know about the current state of special education in the United States.
As more schools return to in-person learning, teachers and parents find themselves dealing with the trauma and stress created by the pandemic.
After more than a year of remote learning, schools are finally returning to in-person instruction but how has the pandemic changed the face of public education and what will it look like moving forward?