Long Beach High School

  • Long Beach High School serves 1,343 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 93% (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 93% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Long Beach High School's student population of 1,343 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 96 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,343 students
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Total Classroom Teachers96 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Long Beach High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Long Beach High School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#148 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
24%
26%
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Black
12%
17%
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White
61%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Long Beach High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.560.39
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Graduation Rate
92%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLong Beach City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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