Locust Valley High School

99 Horse Hollow Rd
Locust Valley, NY 11560
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Locust Valley High School serves 691 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 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.
Locust Valley 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 student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Locust Valley High School's student population of 691 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students691 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Locust Valley 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 Locust Valley High School is 0.40, 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%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
17%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
76%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.400.71
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLocust Valley Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Locust Valley High School is Glen Cove High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Locust Valley Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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