Lindenhurst Senior High School

300 Charles St
Lindenhurst, NY 11757
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lindenhurst Senior High School serves 2,007 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (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 97% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Lindenhurst Senior High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Lindenhurst Senior High School's student population of 2,007 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 141 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,007 students
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Total Classroom Teachers141 teachers
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School Comparison

Lindenhurst Senior 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lindenhurst Senior High School is 0.46, 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
#405 out of 4239 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
23%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
70%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.460.71
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Graduation Rate
92%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLindenhurst Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lindenhurst Senior High School is West Babylon Senior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lindenhurst Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Daniel Street School (0.2 miles away)
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