Hicksville High School

  • Hicksville High School serves 1,714 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 95% (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 96% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hicksville High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 57%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Hicksville High School's student population of 1,714 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 120 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,714 students
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Total Classroom Teachers120 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hicksville High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hicksville High School is 0.69, 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 School Rank (16-17)#343 out of 4239 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
33%
9%
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Hispanic
29%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
35%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hicksville High School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hicksville High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.690.71
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Graduation Rate
93%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hicksville 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 NameHicksville Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hicksville Hicksville Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1246 students
    0.2 miles
    215 Jerusalem Ave
    Hicksville, NY 11801
    (516)733-2262
    0.2 6-8 1246
  • Hicksville Lee Avenue School
    Grades: K-5 | 454 students
    0.4 miles
    1 7th St
    Hicksville, NY 11801
    (516)733-2352
    0.4 K-5 454
  • Hicksville Old Country Road School
    Grades: K-5 | 324 students
    0.6 miles
    49 Rhodes Ln
    Hicksville, NY 11801
    (516)733-2302
    0.6 K-5 324
  • Hicksville Burns Avenue School
    Grades: PK-5 | 308 students
    0.9 miles
    40 Burns Ave
    Hicksville, NY 11801
    (516)733-2311
    0.9 PK-5 308
  • Hicksville Fork Lane School
    Grades: K-5 | 277 students
    0.9 miles
    4 Fork Ln
    Hicksville, NY 11801
    (516)733-2342
    0.9 K-5 277

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