East Meadow Union Free School District

718 The Plain Rd
Westbury, NY 11590-5956
(District boundaries shown in map)
10/
10
Top 10%

Top Rankings

East Meadow Union Free School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public middle schools serving 1,714 students in East Meadow Union Free School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public middle schools in New York.
Public Middle Schools in East Meadow Union Free School District have an average math proficiency score of 67% (versus the New York public middle school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 51% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the New York public middle school average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
9 Schools
1,665 Schools
# Students
7,404 Students
912,626 Students
# Teachers
648 Teachers
84,150 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

East Meadow Union Free School District, which is ranked #70 of all 1,019 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 96% has increased from 95% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NY)
#72 out of 1020 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of East Meadow Union Free   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
78%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Meadow Union Free   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
68%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Meadow Union Free   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
96%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of East Meadow Union Free   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.69
0.73
# American Indian Students
5 Students
7,219 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
2,024 Students
82,980 Students
% Asian Students
27%
9%
# Hispanic Students
1,718 Students
263,492 Students
% Hispanic Students
23%
29%
# Black Students
324 Students
187,068 Students
% Black Students
5%
20%
# White Students
3,216 Students
343,380 Students
% White Students
44%
38%
# Hawaiian Students
18 Students
2,281 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
97 Students
26,370 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
7,892
# Students in K Grade:
544
25,420
# Students in 1st Grade:
582
26,970
# Students in 2nd Grade:
590
27,600
# Students in 3rd Grade:
541
27,654
# Students in 4th Grade:
548
28,843
# Students in 5th Grade:
575
43,851
# Students in 6th Grade:
549
158,025
# Students in 7th Grade:
612
191,045
# Students in 8th Grade:
553
194,721
# Students in 9th Grade:
566
43,975
# Students in 10th Grade:
560
39,203
# Students in 11th Grade:
583
36,233
# Students in 12th Grade:
550
36,047
# Ungraded Students:
51
25,147

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $28,291 in this school district is less than the state median of $31,092. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $30,149 is less than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$210 MM
$78,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of East Meadow Union Free   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$223 MM
$80,737 MM
This chart display total spending of East Meadow Union Free   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$28,291
$31,092
This chart display average revenue per public school student in East Meadow Union Free   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$30,149
$31,961
This chart display average spending per public school student in East Meadow Union Free   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best East Meadow Union Free School District Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Clarke Middle School
(Math: 66% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
740 Edgewood Dr
Westbury, NY 11590
(516) 876-7401
Grades: 6-8
| 667 students
Rank: #22.
Woodland Middle School
(Math: 67% | Reading: 66%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
690 Wenwood Dr
East Meadow, NY 11554
(516) 564-6523
Grades: 6-8
| 1,047 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 9 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 7,404 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • : 96% (Top 5% in NY)
  • : Top 10%
  • : 78% (Top 10%)
  • : 68% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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